Personal care aid in Ashtabula County owes $119k to Medicaid for unverifiable services


An Ashtabula County Medicaid provider owes the state more than $119,000 because she allegedly threw away records needed to support all of the services she was paid for during a three-year period.

A Medicaid examination by Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office found that Kimberlee Potts, a personal care aid, claimed reimbursement for 1,502 services and was subsequently paid $112,766 by the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) from July 2013 through June 2016.

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