Hillsborough County Woman Arrested for Medicaid Provider Fraud
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit today announced the arrest of a Hillsborough County woman for defrauding the Medicaid program out of at least $5,000. While working for My Harvest, a Medicaid provider of companion services, Geraldine Rivera, 32, allegedly caused her employer to bill for services never provided. According to the MFCU investigation, Rivera, continued to report providing companion services to a disabled Medicaid recipient long after Rivera stopped servicing the recipient. My Harvest no longer employs Rivera.
- Date:December 19, 2017
- Agency:Florida Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies