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Embattled HCA reaps strong profits from California hospitals
Los Angeles Times

Hospital chain HCA Holdings Inc., under government scrutiny for allegedly performing unnecessary surgeries and other medical procedures on some Florida patients, has posted healthy profits at its three hospitals in Southern California.

The Nashville, Tenn., company said in a securities filing Monday that officials with the U.S. attorney’s office in Miami had requested information about medical necessity reviews for certain “cardiology services.”

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