Overflow crowd sees former American Senior Communities CEO get 9½ years for $19 million fraud, kickback schemesJuly 02, 2018
A U.S. District Court judge leaned closer to prosecuting attorneys' recommendations than defense attorneys' on Friday and sentenced former nursing home executive James Burkhart to 9½-years in prison before an overflow crowd in Indianapolis.
Two Florida podiatrists pleaded guilty last week to allegations that they defrauded Medicare while providing services to long-term care residents.
The former CEO of a shuttered Missouri skilled nursing facility has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for embezzling $667,000 in Medicaid funds and using it for personal expenses including strippers and a country club membership.
A 43-year-old Texas woman has been sentenced to prison time after she lied about her credentials and posed as a nurse at five different healthcare facilities, authorities announced on Tuesday.
States are beginning to consider a bizarre new long-term care strategy that has many providers rightfully concerned.
An Oklahoma nursing home was slapped with $168,000 in fines after taking in jailed inmates following a prison riot.
A Kansas-based nursing home proprietor is set to spend the next three-and-a-half years in jail after admitting to evading payroll taxes from 2001 to 2005.