April 19, 2013
Two Georgia Dieticians Charged With Medicaid Fraud
Schella Hope and Arlene Murrell conspired to fraudulently bill the Georgia Medicaid program for nutrition services that were purported to have been provided to children enrolled in Head Start centers located across Georgia. The indictment also alleges that between January 2005 and September 2011, HOPE submitted bills to Medicaid for these services totaling almost $4 million.
March 12, 2013
Armenian National Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison for Role in Health Care Fraud
Khoren Gasparian, from Armenia, admitted he was responsible for approximately $1 million worth of fraudulent claims submitted to Medicare.
January 2, 2013
Golden Living Nursing Homes Settle Allegations of Substandard Wound Care
GGNSC has agreed to pay $613,300 to resolve these allegations. The United States’ share of the settlement is $423,544.