Leader of $28.3 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme Pleads Guilty
A Florida man who had been the owner and operator of multiple physical therapy rehabilitation facilities pleaded guilty today for his role in organizing and leading a $28.3 million Medicare fraud scheme involving physical and occupational therapy services. Luis Duluc, 53, formerly of southwest Florida, pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida to conspiracy to commit health care fraud and making a false statement relating to health care matters. His sentencing date will be set by the court. He faces a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison.
- Date:February 3, 2014
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
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