Detroit Area Home Health Recruiter Sentenced in Medicare Fraud Case

According to a news release issued by the Department of Justice on May 14, 2014, a patient recruiter for a number of home health agencies in the metro Detroit area was sentenced to serve 86 months in prison for his role in a $14.5 million dollar fraud scheme. According to the DOJ, the evidence presented at trial showed that Richard Shannon paid Medicare beneficiaries to sign blank documents for physical therapy services that were either not provided or not medically… Read More >