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Medicaid recruiters hasten for Texas dental patients

They competence be called annuity hunters.

They’re dressed as dental professionals, though they are recruiters whose pursuit is to find Medicaid-eligible children for dentists to work on.

In 2010, Medicaid paid $1.6 billion for dental work on children, some-more than $500 per child.

The recruiter’s pursuit is to tempt relatives to take their children to a bureau of a certain dentist. They mostly give giveaway gifts to relatives to sign a bargain.

Some dentists, in turn, recompense a recruiters by giving them a reward for any child they move in to a office.

All of it is eventually saved by taxpayers’ money.

On a new Friday

Article source: http://www.kens5.com/news/local/Medicaid-recruiters-scramble-for-Texas-dental-patients-156914145.html

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Monday, June 4th, 2012 Dental Offices No Comments

Start-up ZocDoc announces $50 million appropriation round

ZocDoc co-founder and CEO Cyrus Massoumi talks about his company’s expansion during a Manhattan domicile final week.

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Boonsri Dickinson/CNET)

New York start-up ZocDoc skeleton to enhance a online engagement use for alloy and dentist appointments to some-more cities with assistance from a $50 million Series C try turn from DST Global announced today.

DST Global, that has invested in Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, and Zynga, is also putting a income on ZocDoc, adding to a $20 million a association had formerly perceived from Founders Fund and Khosla Ventures.

ZocDoc is adding about

Article source: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17939_109-20083693-2/start-up-zocdoc-announces-$50-million-funding-round/?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-20

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Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 Los Angeles Dentists No Comments

Illegal dentistry confirmed in North Texas

MESQUITE – Illegal dentistry achieved by unlawful dentists used to happen in behind bedrooms with temporary equipment, where  exposed business gambled on low-quality care.

While a problems with peculiarity are still there, what used to be an subterraneous business is apropos an confirmed business.

Illegal dentistry is now an institution, with abounding permanent clinics practically adventurous authorities to take action.

Just off Central Expressway in Richardson, a neon “open” pointer blinks for new customers. Inside, a dentist from Coahuila, Mexico requires money adult front, even yet she’s not protected to use in Texas or a United States.

In Mesquite, pound in the center of a residential neighborhood, a three-bedroom residence has

Article source: http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/Illegal-Dentistry-Now-Entrenched-122349554.html

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Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 Dentistry No Comments


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