NHS Protect

Sentenced: Birmingham practice manager who sold access to free NHS treatment

19 December 2014

A Birmingham practice manager who accepted money to register “patients” at a health centre has been sentenced to two years’ imprisonment, suspended for 12 months, at Birmingham Crown Court (19th December 2014), following an investigation by NHS Protect.

Gynaecologist sentenced for £47K sick fraud against NHS Wales

15 December 2014

A gynaecologist who defrauded NHS Wales of over £47,000 by working while sick was today sentenced at Newport Crown Court (15th December 2014), following an investigation by the NHS Counter Fraud Service (Wales).

Rochdale couple jailed for £229K NHS fraud conspiracy

27 November 2014

Two NHS managers who masterminded a 5-year procurement fraud worth £229,000 against a health authority in the North West, were jailed today for over five years in total at Manchester Crown Court (27th November 2014).