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Nurse Practitioner Sentenced To Over Six Years In Prison For Unlawful Dispensing of Opioids And Health Care Fraud

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - A nurse practitioner was sentenced today to 78 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release and ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $3,749,121.29 for unlawfully dispensing prescription opioids and Medicare and Medicaid fraud, announced United States Attorney Nicholas A. Trutanich for the District of Nevada, Special Agent in Charge Aaron C. Rouse for the FBI's Las Vegas Division, and Special Agent in Charge Christian J. Schrank for the Office of Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Los Angeles Region.


Action Details

  • Date:May 22, 2019
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions