Blue Cross Sues Over 'Rent-a-Patient' Scam

Phoenix New Times | April 8, 2005
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association is suing nine California clinics and 21 doctors it accuses of performing unnecessary surgery on patients who were paid to participate in the scam.

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