Lansing nurse sentenced to 21 months for Medicaid fraud, drug charges

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – (January 14, 2019) – A Lansing nurse was sentenced last week to 21 months in prison after pleading guilty to Medicaid fraud and related charges, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Erin Grae Whitlow, 29, of Lansing, pleaded guilty in November to one count of Medicaid fraud, one count of felony possession of a controlled substance and two counts of felony mistreatment of a dependent adult. Wyandotte County District Judge Jennifer L. Myers on Thursday sentenced Whitlow to 21 months in the Department of Corrections. Convictions such as this one may also result in a period during which the defendant is prohibited from being paid wages through a government health care program. The charges stemmed from an investigation by the...

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Lansing nurse sentenced to 21 months for Medicaid fraud, drug charges

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