Fla. Federal Judge Dismisses Suit Alleging Insurer Schemed To Avoid Paying Rebates

Fla. Federal Judge Dismisses Suit Alleging Insurer Schemed To Avoid Paying Rebates

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A Florida federal judge on May 7 dismissed a putative class action case against a health insurer and a third-party administrator accused of inflating medical loss ratios to avoid paying rebates for excessive premiums to subscribers as mandated by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) for lack of standing and ordered arbitration for claims against a second third-party administrator (MRI Scan Center v. National Imaging Associates Inc., et al., No. 13-60051, S.D. Fla.).

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