TITLE

Upcoming Medicaid decision likely to have sweeping impact

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Nov2011, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the appeal of California to a decision of a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the court's stopping of a 10% provider rate reduction from going forward. According to advisor Stan Rosenstein, the decision addresses whether providers and beneficiaries are favorable under the federal laws to enforce the requirements. It notes that if the Supreme Court does not validate the decision, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will approve the rate reduction.
ACCESSION #
67617528

 

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