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Inside Story (Insurance Scam) #783339

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 14, 2005
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer)

(Los Angeles: Jerry Bowen) The FBI’s investigation of a massive medical insurance fraud scheme in California involving the recruitment of patients for unnecessary procedures reviewed; scenes shown of suspects in custody; details given about California’s prompt pay law, requiring insurance companies to pay quickly, allowing little time to verify claims. [FBI heath care fraud unit Daniel MARTINO†- comments on the scam.] [Blue Cross/Blue Shield Assn. Byron HOLLIS†- describes how whole families were targeted.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Bowen, Jerry
Duration:
00:02:10

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