Durable Medical Equipment Provider Sentenced For Medicare Fraud Scheme

(June 15, 2016, 7:53 AM EDT) -- TAMPA, Fla — The owner of a company that provided durable medical equipment was sentenced by a federal judge in Florida on June 13 to 37 months in prison and ordered to pay $$918,402 in restitution for his role in a $2.5 million Medicare fraud scheme (United States of America v. Ubert G. Rodriguez, No. 13cr372, M.D. Fla.).

(Minute entry available. Document #20-160617-032X.)

U.S. Judge James D. Whittemore of the Middle District of Florida imposed the sentence and ordered Ubert Guillermo Rodriguez to forfeit $918,402....
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