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Davidson Co. Woman Charged With Doctor Shopping

NASHVILLE, TN - A Davidson County woman is charged with TennCare fraud involving "doctor shopping," or using TennCare to go to multiple doctors in a short time period to obtain prescriptions for a controlled substance. The Office of Inspector General, with help from Metro Nashville Police, today announced the arrest of Tyniki T. Graham, 39, of Hermitage. She is charged with six counts of fraudulently using TennCare to obtain a controlled substance by "doctor shopping," obtaining prescriptions for the painkillers Hydrocodone and Tramadol, with the prescriptions or the clinical visits being paid for by TennCare.


Action Details

  • Date:June 16, 2014
  • Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance & Administration
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies