Judge Rules Medi-Cal Doesn’t Owe Out-Of-State Hospitals Retroactive Damages
The state's Medicaid program does not have a "ministerial duty" to the 19 Oregon, Arizona and Nevada hospitals that sued California for underpaying them, says U.S. District Judge Edward Chen.
Hospitals Denied Back Damages In Case Against California Medicaid
Although California's Medicaid program underpaid out-of-state hospitals for their services, it does not have to pay retroactive damages, a federal judge in San Francisco has ruled. (Pierson, 4/13)