A 33-year-old woman has been sentenced for her leading role in a $36 million healthcare fraud conspiracy. According to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in the Southern District of Florida, she was one of 12 defendants who pleaded guilty for their role in a health insurance scheme that took place at 30 different physical therapy clinics from August 2018 to February 2023.

According to the DOJ, Arisleidys Fernandez Delmas of Florida billed Blue Cross Blue Shield for physical therapy services that patients never received. She pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud.