NJ - Excessive Fees Went to Three Providers, Investigation Shows
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Details continue to emerge about skyrocketing workers’ compensation in Paterson, New Jersey, after a former city councilman’s brother was suspended as risk manager for the city and for the school district.
Samir Goow, the brother of former Councilman Aslon Goow, was suspended earlier this month after an investigation showed that workers’ compensation medical billings almost doubled, to $2.3 million, in 2017.
Records show that almost all of that was from three out-of-network medical firms that Samir Goow allegedly added after he took over as risk manager in 2015, the Paterso...