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Albuquerque Woman Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison for Medicare and Insurance Fraud

by Andrew Barr on January 26, 2011

Christine Horning, a former employee at Albuquerque’s Presbyterian Health Care Services (PHS), pleaded guilty on April 14, 2010 to stealing the identity of legitimate PHS patients and using their information to create fraudulent prescription reimbursement checks. From May 2008 through June 2008, 17 checks totaling almost $25,000 were mailed to various friends of Horning, then Horning collected the checks. Horning was sentenced to two years in prison plus four years supervised release, and was ordered to pay restitution to Medicare and PHS.

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