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Coffeyville woman agrees to restitution after making false claim to the Medicaid Program

INDEPENDENCE – (November 28, 2012) – A Coffeyville woman yesterday pleaded no contest to one count of making a false claim to the Medicaid Program, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced.

Kimberly Stotts, 46, agreed to pay $1,541.80 back to the Medicaid Program. Stotts was employed as a care attendant for two individuals. She was accused of billing Medicaid for providing services for one individual while actually being with the other. The crime occurred between May 2009 and December 2010.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant Attorney General Stefani Hepford from Schmidt’s office. Judge F. William Cullins scheduled sentencing for January 8, 2013.