Lack Of Bids Means High Ca. Inmate Health Costs

Most medical service contracts for treatment of California inmates are awarded without competitive bids, resulting in millions of dollars in unnecessary costs, concludes a new state audit. “Flawed” contract negotiations with private hospitals, specialty-care physicians and laboratories are driving up expenses, auditors said, according to the Sacramento Bee. Contract costs have increased 15 percent in
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