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Resource ID: #19291
Subject: Hospitals
Source: Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine
Date: 29-Apr


Inquirer Magazine tells the story of Richard "Rick" Newbold, a non-practicing physician, who uncovered a massive overbilling scheme by hospitals. Newbold developed analytic software, Disease Auditor, which he later used to find that hundreds of hospitals overcharged Medicare for treating pneumonia patients.

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