Rutledge Announces Conviction of Faulkner County Woman for Medicaid Fraud
released on October 25, 2017
found in newsletter: October 2017
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the conviction of a Conway woman for Medicaid fraud. Georgia Broady pleaded guilty in Pulaski County Circuit Court and was sentenced to three years of probation and was ordered to pay $600 in fines and court costs. She paid $3,548.93 in restitution prior to entry of the plea.
“Georgia Broady took advantage of a system that is in place to support some of our most vulnerable” said Attorney General Rutledge. “My staff of attorneys and investigators will continue to investigate and prosecute this fraud across the state to root out this type of fraud.”
Broady, 49, of Conway pleaded guilty to Medicaid fraud, a Class C felony. She was accused of billing over $3,500 for services not rendered in 2015.
The case was prosecuted in coordination with the 6th Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Larry Jegley.
To report Medicaid fraud or abuse or neglect in residential care facilities, complete the online form at ArkansasAG.gov, call the Attorney General’s Medicaid fraud hotline at (866) 810-0016 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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