Criminal Attorney Helps Those With Destruction, Alteration, Falsification Of Records (N.J.S.A. 2C:21-4.1) Charges
Under Destruction, Alteration, Falsification of Records (N.J.S.A. 2C:21-4.1), it is a crime of the fourth degree to alter, falsify, or destroy medical records related to a patient for the purposes of misleading or deceiving any person about a treatment, psychological history, a diagnosis, tests performed, or other medical information about a patient.
Fourth degree crimes can carry a sentence of up to 18 months, and these types of charges are often added on to larger health care fraud or insurance fraud cases.
If that’s your situation, then 18 months may only be the start, and you could face crippling fines as well as prison if convicted.
Matthew Reisig is well versed in New Jersey fraud laws, and the many ways prosecutors can come after physicians and other professionals in the field when they suspect wrongdoing.
Get experienced help when facing charges of Destruction, Alteration, Falsification of Records in New Jersey.
If you or a family member need help with destruction, alteration, falsification of records charges, call 732-625-9661 today for a free consultation with an experienced New Jersey criminal defense attorney.