State sues 6 labs for multimillions

State sues 6 labs for multimillions

There are 4 comments on the LA Daily News story from Mar 21, 2009, titled State sues 6 labs for multimillions. In it, LA Daily News reports that:

A lawsuit detailed Friday by the state accuses giant medical testing labs Quest Diagnostics and Laboratory Corp.

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Irvine, CA

#1 Mar 21, 2009
"Wendy Bost, a spokeswoman for Quest Diagnostics, said the company believes its services were priced appropriately."
OH, WELL, THEN. What's the problem? If "Wendy" says it's all good then why is Jerry hassling the poor thing?

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#2 Mar 21, 2009
to jerry brown a(A.K.A Moonbeams) ... Quest diagnostic isn't only one bilking the med-cal system... look at the unverisal health care that the state is giving to all of mexico on california taxpayer backs as well..

Walnut, CA

#3 Mar 21, 2009
I guess I would want to know why the State doesn't have some checks and balances in place to ensure that taxpayer dollars are being spent properly and in compliance with State Law. That this situation has been going on for almost 20 years is obscene, to say the least. It is disheartening that a private lab was the one to discover the problem and then the State jumps in. I am sure the Department of Developmental Services or the Education system could find good use of the hundreds of millions of dollars...dollars that they have now lost providing essential services to the disabled and children.


#4 Mar 23, 2009
These kind of scams goes on all the time, and the reason, they are never questioned to begin with. It's a little late after they have got their millions and got to hell out of Dodge City.

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