Rehab provider pleads guilty

Wednesday, April 30, 2008

DENVER- A rehab provider accused of stealing more than $1 million from Colorado Medicaid has agreed to a plea agreement, the Associated Press reported March 31. Daniel Arnold, owner of D&;D Medical in Aurora, Colo., pleaded guilty to racketeering, two theft counts and forgery (Initially, a jury handed up an indictment with 49 counts). Arnold must pay more than $1 million in restitution. He was accused of inflating time spent on wheelchair repairs and billing for services never completed.