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California Hospital is Probed for Unnecessary Procedures

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California Hospital is Probed for Unnecessary Procedures

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California Hospital is Probed for Unnecessary Procedures

California Hospital is Probed for Unnecessary Procedures

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Tenet Healthcare Corp. has hired a consultant to review practices at one of its California hospitals. Two doctors are being investigated for possibly performing unnecessary heart procedures. NPR's Scott Horsley reports.