Ehigiator Akhigbe - Miscellaneous
BOARD AWARE OF ISSUE:
AG petition following conviction - 9/2010
ACTION BY OTHER STATES:
VA - Suspension 4/2010
DC - Suspension 3/2010
QUOTES FROM DISCIPLINARY ACTION DOCUMENTS:
--"The Board determined that the physician pled guilty to a crime of moral turpitude (health care fraud and false statements in Health Care Matters), therefore, was subject to a mandatory suspension."
--Convicted by a federal jury in Washington, D.C. on one count of health care fraud and 16 counts of false statements in health care matters in December 2009
--"Dr. Akhigbe submitted bills to Amerigroup for a high level of office visits that often involved surgical or invasive medical procedures that were never performed."
TIME LAG ON ACTION: