Disbarred Attorney Pleads Guilty for Role in $28.3 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme
A North Carolina woman has pleaded guilty for her involvement in a $28.3 million Medicare fraud scheme involving physical and occupational therapy services. Margarita M. Grishkoff, 59, of Charlotte, N.C., and formerly of southwest Florida, pleaded guilty today in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida to conspiracy to commit health care fraud. Her sentencing date will be set by the court. She faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison.
- Date:January 24, 2014
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
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