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Duane Morris LLP: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Releases Proposed Rule on Reporting and Returning of Overpayments

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a long-anticipated proposed rule on reporting and returning of overpayments on February 16, 2012. The proposed rule is part of CMS's recent effort to respond to increased Medicare spending through expanded efforts to reduce fraud...

Duane Morris LLP: Supreme Court Addresses Whether Supremacy Clause Provides Private Right of Action to Challenge Medicaid Cuts in Douglas v. Independent Living Center

Representing the latest decision involving Medicaid providers' attempts to judicially combat cuts to Medicaid reimbursement, on February 22, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a five-to-four decision in Douglas v. Independent Living Center of Southern California (" Douglas "). At...