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Unlicensed Nurse Arrested for Defrauding Medicaid Out of More Than $715,000

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Miramar Police Department today arrested an unlicensed nurse for defrauding the Medicaid program out of more than $715,000. According to the investigation, Lanre Saad Kelani, 61, practiced as a health care profession without a license for a Medicaid recipient with a serious disease that needed 24-hour home nursing care. Kelani used a sibling's name and license number to provide the services.


Action Details

  • Date:April 6, 2018
  • Agency:Florida Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies