For profit medicine in United States under scrutiny

Charatan, Fred B.
August 1997
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/09/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7104, p327
Academic Journal
Reports on the conviction of for profit hospital chain executives in the United States for fraud and conspiracy involving Medicare reimbursement to hospitals. Indictment of Columbia/HCA executives Robert Whitehouse, Michael Neeb and Jay Jarrell by Florida grand jury; Background on founding of Columbia/HCA in 1987 by lawyer Richard Scott.


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