Attorney General Charges Wheelchairs Plus with Medicaid Fraud
OLYMPIA - The Washington State Attorney General's Office has filed criminal charges against Michael Mann, owner of Wheelchairs Plus Inc., in Thurston County Superior Court. The AGO alleges Mann committed the crimes of First Degree Theft and Medicaid False Statement when he fraudulently provided 119 Medicaid recipients with used or refurbished wheelchairs while billing Medicaid as if they were new. Mann billed the State Medicaid system a total of $606,980 for the wheelchairs.
- Date:July 30, 2014
- Agency:Washington State Office of the Attorney General
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