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CNBC Originals: Investigations Inc
Scott Cohn and the Investigations Inc team spend six months shadowing a joint strike force, who are attempting to take down alleged health fraudsters and criminal rings accused of cheating the US medical sector out of millions. The strike force - one of nine across the country - is at the heart of a two-year federal crackdown on fraud. With a small but significant number of doctors, pharmacists, home health care providers and sometimes even patients allegedly hustling the system, estimates put the cost of health care fraud in the USA at $80bn each year.
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