Georgia Woman Charged with TennCare Fraud
NASHVILLE, TN - A Georgia woman is charged with claiming she lived in Tennessee in order to obtain TennCare healthcare insurance benefits. The Office of Inspector General today announced the arrest of Xochitl Gomez, 47, of Rossville, Georgia. Gomez is charged in an indictment with TennCare fraud and theft of property. The indictment accuses her of falsely reporting to the state that she and her children resided in Tennessee, in order to be eligible for TennCare benefits, when they actually live in Rossville, Georgia.
- Date:July 9, 2014
- Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance & Administration
- State Enforcement Agencies