Nurse pleads guilty to stealing nearly $400KPosted: Updated:
A registered nurse from Yonkers has pleaded guilty to fraudulently billing Medicaid for close to $400,000.
Collins Anyanwu-Mueller admitted that over the course of nearly five years, he billed Medicaid for private-duty nursing services he did not provide to two severely disabled patients in New Rochelle and Peekskill.
Anyanwu-Mueller’s expected to receive one year behind bars when he's sentenced next year.
He also agreed to pay $392,954 in restitution.