Medical Solutions Management, Inc.



Location

Hicksville, NY
United States
40° 46' 6.3588" N, 73° 31' 30.45" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 27, 2012
geo: 
Hicksville, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

1,000

The owner of Medical Solutions Management, Inc. was convicted of wrongful disclosure of private patient information and Medicare fraud. The owner stole private patient information from nursing homes in Long Island and used the information to submit fraudulent claims to Medicare over the course of four and a half years.  Over 1,000 people were affected. She faces a sentence of up to 10 years per count and could be fined up to $250,000 for each conviction count.

UPDATE (04/11/2013): The dishonest owner was sentenced to 12 years in prison. A total of 1.3 million dollars was seized from the owner and she was ordered to forfeit it at her sentencing. She had submitted 10 million dollars in fraudulent Medicare billings.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
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