‘Like a prison’: Top Arkansas psychiatrist accused of keeping patients against their will in huge Medicaid scam

Posted on AllSides July 24th, 2023
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A leading Arkansas psychiatrist is being investigated for falsely holding potentially hundreds of people in a giant Medicaid scam — with video footage showing him touring hospital hallways without spending any time with patients. Dr. Brian Hyatt, 50, is under investigation by state and federal authorities — and facing lawsuits from at least 26 patients who say they were kept against their will, sometimes for weeks, according to NBC News. Some patients even got court orders to get freed by sheriff’s deputies, with one caught on an officer’s bodycam telling...

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