The Billion Dollar Back Surgery Scam: Patients in Pain and Peril
S2 E5 The Billion Dollar Back Surgery Scam: Patients in Pain and PerilHost Alex Ferrer uncovers the secrets of the billion-dollar back surgery scheme, one of the most complex, and dangerous, schemes to defraud workers' compensation insurance in California state history. At the center of the scheme were doctors who were being paid large kickbacks to steer patients into spinal fusion surgery at specific hospitals, including many cases where the procedures were medically unnecessary. (NR)
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Botched Back Surgery
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