Owner Of Medical Equipment Company Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Fraud

(April 25, 2016, 7:51 AM EDT) -- SALT LAKE CITY — A federal judge in Utah on April 15 sentenced the former owner of a durable medical equipment company to five years in prison and ordered him to pay $4 million in restitution after the defendant pleaded guilty to three counts of conspiracy to commit health care fraud for his role in a scheme that involved the falsification of medical records to increase power wheelchair sales (United States of America v. Jacob J. Kilgore, et al., No. 13-cr-711, D. Utah).

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