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Attorney General Laxalt Announces Sentencing of Behavioral Health Provider for Medicaid Fraud

Carson City, NV - Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that Erik Badgett, 49, of Vista, CA was sentenced this week for his scheme of submitting false Medicaid claims for behavioral health services that were never provided. Badgett previously entered a guilty plea to one count of submission of false Medicaid claims and one count of theft. The fraud was committed between September 2011 and August 2013.


Action Details

  • Date:April 2, 2015
  • Agency:Nevada Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies