Doctor Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison in Medicare Fraud Scheme
LOS ANGELES - A Los Angeles-area physician whose referrals led to more than $1.7 million in fraudulent Medicare billings was sentenced this afternoon to 24 months in federal prison for his role in a conspiracy to defraud Medicare related to medically unnecessary power wheelchairs and other durable medical equipment.
- Date:December 8, 2014
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions