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Former Employee of Birmingham Area Psychology Clinic Sentenced for Role in Defrauding State Medicaid Agency of at Least $1.5 Million

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - U.S. Attorney Prim Escalona, Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall, and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services -OIG Special Agent in Charge Derrick Jackson announced the sentencing today of a woman for her role in a scheme to defraud the Alabama Medicaid Agency of at least $1.5 million. Heidi Robertson, 35, was employed as the primary insurance biller at a Birmingham-area psychology clinic that billed the Medicaid Agency for counseling services that were never provided.


Action Details

  • Date:November 17, 2020
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Alabama
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions