TITLE

Fourth CirCuit iN E.M.A. v. CAnslEr rejeCts state aNd distriCt Court treNd aNd holds that Ahlborn requires heariNgs to determiNe mediCaid subrogatioN Claims

AUTHOR(S)
Landsman, Ron M.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
NAELA Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p251
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case of E.M.A. v. Cansler as decided by the Fourth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, related to the application of portion of the trial of Arkanas Dept. of Health and Human Servs. v. Ahlborn, based on federal Medicaid law and statute of North Carolina for the recovery of full expenditures in case of personal injury. The exception in case of subrogation right, prohibition of liens in case of Medicaid rule and the valuation of tort cases are discussed. The issues related to the manipulation of settlements by the private parties for limiting subrogation recovery are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
82832672

 

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