Archives for January 2, 2021

Aquatic therapist arrested on Medicare fraud charge

A Pompano Beach occupational therapist who used swimming to treat stroke victims and other patients has been arrested on a charge of falsely billing Medicare by $586,000, federal court documents show. Theresa Pantanella, founder of Florida Aquatic Therapy Services, billed for more hours of therapy than she provided, for individual therapy when patients were in [...]