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Plea: Conspiracy to Submit False Claims to Medicare

Anthony Bitterling, 40, of Winimac, Indiana, a defendant in the case US v Hoosier EMS Inc. et al., pled guilty before District Judge Joseph Van Bokkelen to the felony offense of conspiring with other individuals to submit fraudulent claims to Medicare in connection with ambulance transportation. Sentencing has been set for 5/8/14. This charge was filed as a result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Medicare Fraud Control Unit, and the US Department of Health and Human Services. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Diane Berkowitz and Thomas McGrath.


Action Details

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