Know Co. Woman Charged With TennCare Doctor Shopping
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A Knox County woman is charged with TennCare fraud in nearby Anderson County, stemming from prescription drug fraud. The Office of Inspector General (OIG), with the assistance of the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, today announced the arrest of Cathy E. Moore, 46, of Oak Ridge. She was indicted by an Anderson County Grand Jury on eight counts of fraudulently using TennCare to obtain controlled substances by doctor shopping; and, eight counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud. Moore used TennCare benefits to pay for the clinical visits.
- Date:April 14, 2015
- Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration
- State Enforcement Agencies