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New Jersey Doctor Sentenced To Five Months in Prison for Taking Cash Kickbacks for Medicare and Medicaid Patient Referrals

NEWARK, N.J. - A New Jersey doctor practicing in West Orange was sentenced today to five months in prison and five months of home confinement for his role in a payment-for-patients scheme in which he took envelopes of cash in exchange for making patient referrals, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.


Action Details

  • Date:February 13, 2013
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions