CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 31, 1976
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(Studio) Witness convicted of Medicaid fraud says system invites abuse.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Dr. Nancy Kurke of Brooklyn "Medicaid mill" cites faults of treatment. [Dr. KURKE - details testimony with regard to lack of treatment.] [Convicted chiropractor Joseph INGBER - believes system all wrong. Advocates Medicaid payment by patient number, not number of visits.] [US attorney New York, South District Robert FISKE, Junior - cites need for tighter system.] Medicaid reform doubtful. 1972 case cited.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne
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