Decatur Woman to Serve 18 Months in Prison for Defrauding Home Services Program
URBANA, Ill., -- A Decatur, Ill., woman, Charissie Davis, was sentenced this afternoon to serve 18 months in federal prison for defrauding the Home Services Program, a Medicaid waiver program. The health care benefit program provides funding to pay personal assistants who aid qualifying disabled individuals in performing household tasks and personal care. With the permission of a doctor, the personal assistant may also perform certain health care procedures.
- Date:November 20, 2017
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions