District Of Columbia Federal Judge Remands Medicare Dispute For Reconsideration

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A District of Columbia federal judge on April 17 granted a motion by the secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to remand a Medicare dispute to the department, saying an appeals court opinion invalidating the reimbursement rule in question required remand to the department for further review (Baptist Medical Center, et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, No. 11-1273, D. D.C.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 53840).

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