Number 10710
Subject Health Care
Source Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.)
State
Year 1994
Publication Date
Summary Commercial Appeal investigated Memphis optometrists who use high-pressure sales tactics to generate Medicaid patients and profits. Optometrists prescribed unneeded glasses to children. State rules prohibit doctors soliciting patients; Three government agencies investigated the doctors and disiciplinary action was recommended.
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Keywords TN CAJ Davis Doctors committing Medicaid fraud for profit
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