Vt. caregiver charged with Medicaid fraud

Associated Press Published: November 20, 2012
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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont attorney general's office says a caregiver has been charged with 17 counts of Medicaid fraud.

Michelle Forcier of Colchester was arraigned Tuesday in superior court in Windsor County.

The 42-year-old Forcier is accused of submitting false claims for payments in excess of $1,300 for care under the Vermont Developmental Services Medicaid waiver program that was not provided. She pleaded not guilty.