Palm Beach County Health Care Provider Arrested for More Than $5,000 in Medicaid Fraud
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office today arrested Lakeshia Lashawn Ramsay, 31, for more than $5,000 in Medicaid fraud. While employed as a direct care contractor at Superior Family Services, located in Delray Beach, Ramsay allegedly submitted fraudulent time sheets and progress reports for respite care services that were never rendered, resulting in false Medicaid claims. Based on a complaint by the owner of Superior Family Services, the investigation revealed that the defendant claimed 465 hours of respite care service when in reality she performed 13 hours of service.
- Date:February 12, 2015
- Agency:Florida Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies