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Resource ID: #9642
Subject: Health Care
Source: CBS News 60 Minutes
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Date: Sept. 19, 1993

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CBS 60 Minutes finds that medical laboratories triple their profits by issuing confusing order forms that "bundle" different tests together; bills go directly to insurance companies or Medicare, so patients and doctors are not even aware that unnecessary tests are being done in addition to ordered tests, Sept. 19, 1993.

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