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Suspicious medical outfit makes cold calls and house calls to seniors

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By Rob Wolchek
Fox 2 News

Cold calls.  Visits to the homes of senior citizens.   Traveling doctors and an entire office filled with telemarketers.  I've never seen a medical operation like this one.

I started working on this story in June and my investigation took me all over the state.  When I tried to talk to the doctors behind it, they just ran.

It's a business that claims to send out doctors to make house calls on the elderly.  I found some of their patients, but they say the only doctoring going on was the extraction of their Medicare numbers.

They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away.  In this case, a camera a day keeps these docs on the run.  Watch me give them a dose of my medicine in this Problem Solver investigation.

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