Dayton Woman Indicted for $1.5 Million Theft from Medicaid Program

 

(DAYTON, Ohio) — A Montgomery County woman, previously barred from serving as a Medicaid health care provider, has been indicted for yet again defrauding the Ohio Medicaid program, Ohio Attorney General Yost announced today.

Janay Corbitt, 36, was indicted by a Franklin County grand jury on eight felony counts:

  • One count of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity (F1)
  • One count of aggravated theft of $1.5 million or more (F1)
  • One count of identity fraud against a person in a protected class (F1)
  • Two counts of identity fraud (F2)
  • One count of Medicaid fraud (F3)
  • Two counts of forgery (F3)

An arrest warrant was issued and the U.S.Read full story

Mentor Attorney Arrested in Sex Sting

 

(LISBON, Ohio) — Agents with the Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force arrested an attorney seeking to buy sex during an undercover operation, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and Mahoning County Sheriff Jerry Greene announced today.

Jeffrey McGaffick, 62, of Mentor, was arrested and charged with engaging in prostitution and possession of criminal tools.Read full story

Auditor of State’s Office Finds More Than 124,000 Individuals Enrolled in Medicaid Programs in Multiple States

 

COLUMBUS – More than 124,000 people enrolled in Ohio’s Medicaid Program were simultaneously enrolled in Medicaid programs in other states, according to a report released Tuesday by Ohio Auditor of State Keith Faber.

Additionally, over the four-year period examined, Ohio paid managed-care organizations (MCO) more than $1 billion to provide services to individuals enrolled in multiple states’ Medicaid programs; the Ohio residency of 40% of a sample of these individuals could not be confirmed; and the potential financial impact to Ohio of multistate enrollees was more than $200 million.Read full story