Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Local In-Home Healthcare Provider Sentenced on Fraud Charges

St. Louis, MO - TINA KUEHL was sentenced to 51 months in prison on multiple healthcare fraud charges and separate unrelated bank fraud charges and ordered to pay $200,000 restitution. Her company, Better Way Home Care, was sentenced to three years of probation and also ordered to pay $200,000 restitution. Kuehl and Better Way represented on billing work sheets and claim forms that patients had received therapy services when they knew that the patients had not received the therapy. Kuehl and Better Way caused the submission of hundreds of reimbursement claims to Medicare for services which they knew had not been provided.


Action Details

  • Date:July 28, 2014
  • Agency:U.S Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions