The former general counsel for WellCare Health Plans has been sentenced to six months in federal prison for his role in a scheme to defraud Florida’s Medicaid program.
The Department of Justice announced that Thaddeus M.S. Bereday will serve a prison sentence followed by a year of house arrest after he pleaded guilty this summer to making false statements to the Florida Medicaid Program. The court has also ordered him to pay a $50,000 fine.
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