Ex-Wichita nurse pleads to Medicaid fraud, other counts
October 30, 2020
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Wichita nurse accused of stealing drugs and mistreating nursing home patients has pleaded guilty to Medicaid fraud and other counts, prosecutors said Friday.
Melissa Ann Seiber, 41, pleaded guilty Thursday in Sedgwick County District Court to three counts of Medicaid fraud, one count of mistreatment of a dependent adult in a nursing facility and three counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance. The crimes took place between June 2018 and November 2019 while Seiber was employed at three nursing facilities in Wichita, Kansas Attorney General Derek...