Chiropractor referrals prompt Medicare raid

Investigators have raided a business with links to chiropractors over the alleged misuse of Medicare money.

Officers from Medicare seized computers and documents from Intelligent Chiropractic Supplies (ICS) in July last year, but the investigation has since been stymied by legal challenges.

Medicare is yet to make specific criminal or civil allegations against the company, but its search warrant was based on suspicions the company paid chiropractors in return for radiology referrals.

Under the alleged arrangements