Health Care Fraudster Gets 2.5 Years For Role In $175M Plot
Law360, Miami (October 30, 2017, 9:30 PM EDT) -- A former NuMedCare LLC sales representative was sentenced Friday to two-and-a-half years in prison for his role in a scheme that allegedly used call centers and kickbacks to generate bogus prescriptions and bilk government and private insurers for $175 million.
U.S. District Judge Daniel T.K. Hurley sentenced Kyle O'Brien, who allegedly facilitated the marketing of the compounded medications and helped solicit patients, to 30 months in prison plus three years of probation. The judge also ordered him to pay $2.66 million in restitution.
O'Brien is one of 16 individuals who was charged as part of the scheme that allegedly operated from...
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