Murfreesboro Psychologist Indicted for Health Care Fraud - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 31, 2019
A grand jury for the U.S. District Court in Nashville has indicted Donald McCoy on a slew of health care fraud charges after he was arrested in December, the Daily News Journal reports. McCoy, who received his psychology license in 1999, faces felony charges of health care fraud, mail fraud, aggravated identity theft, money laundering and engaging in monetary transactions in property derived from specified unlawful activity. According to the indictment, McCoy, an authorized TennCare provider, submitted false claims to the insurance company and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for payment for therapy sessions never performed for four years. He targeted minors in the care of the Department of Children's Services in his scheme, allegedly swindling an estimated $2.16 million.