Remember this nugget from last spring?
AG Sam Olens released a statement today noting that Leontyne Scott and Karyn McCrimmon plead guilty to Medicaid fraud in Gwinnett County Superior Court. As former employees of Diversified Family Solutions (DFS), they bilked Medicaid for $980,696.64 in fraudulent payments. Eight other indicted employees had previously entered guilty pleas.
Just for fun, here’s an interactive map, based on 2011 statistics, for the Medicaid Fraud Control Units.
Medicaid fraud is big, big business.