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Jefferson Co. Woman Charged With TennCare Doctor Shopping

NASHVILLE, TN - A Jefferson County woman is charged with TennCare fraud involving doctor shopping, or using the state's Medicaid healthcare insurance program to pay for multiple physician visits in order to obtain controlled substances. The Office of Inspector General, with assistance from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, today announced the arrest of Shirley J. Whitehead, 46, of Jefferson City.


Action Details

  • Date:April 25, 2014
  • Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance & Administration
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies