Audit: L.A. County Overpaid Hospital Workers by $85K
The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services and Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center overpaid workers by $85,000 in bonuses, overtime, sick pay and disability pay, according to an audit. The audit, conducted over two years, recommends the hospital and county officials boost oversight of compensation and employees' time cards.
- "Audit Finds Overpayments to L.A. County Hospital, Health Workers" (Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times, 5/2).
- "Audit Finds LA County Overpaid Health Workers" (AP/San Francisco Chronicle, 5/2).