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Local Physician Pleads Guilty to Health Care Fraud

ROCKFORD - A suspended physician pleaded guilty today in federal court to charges of health care fraud. CHARLES S. DEHANN, 61, of Belvidere, Ill., pleaded guilty before Judge Frederick J. Kapala to two counts of health care fraud in a scheme to defraud Medicare that included overbilling and billing Medicare for treatment of patients that were already deceased.


Action Details

  • Date:May 20, 2016
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions