TITLE

For profit medicine in United States under scrutiny

AUTHOR(S)
Charatan, Fred B.
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/09/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7104, p327
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9708281652

 

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