Patient Referrer Sentenced To 12 Months In Prison For Role In Scheme

(October 18, 2016, 2:15 PM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A man who pleaded guilty to paying kickbacks for referring Medicare beneficiaries to a sleep disorder center was sentenced Oct. 13  to 12 months in prison and ordered to pay $1.1 million in restitution by a federal judge in Texas (United States of America v. Leonard Kibert, et al., No. 14-cr-224, S.D. Texas).

(Judgment available.  Document #20-161021-016X.)

U.S. Judge Keith P. Ellison of the Southern District of Texas entered judgment against Robert Manning after he pleaded guilty to counts of conspiracy to commit health...
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