Research shows that fraud occurs in self-direction at about the rate of traditional services, with lower incidences of fraud in programs with mature FMS. A Florida woman has been arrested on allegations that she stole $180,000 from Medicaid over the course of four years. She served as a representative for someone in a self-direction program and is accused of submitting false time records and pocketing the pay via debit cards registered in the names of previous caregivers. Read the full article here.
Plant City resident accused of Medicaid Fraud
June 17, 2021