Ohio Federal Judge Grants Summary Judgment In Medicaid Eligibility Dispute

Ohio Federal Judge Grants Summary Judgment In Medicaid Eligibility Dispute

CINCINNATI - A federal judge in Ohio on June 18 granted a plaintiff's motion for summary judgment in a class action of veterans and spouses of veterans seeking injunctive relief regarding how the Ohio Medicaid program calculates eligibility for the state's Home and Community Based Medicaid Waiver Program. The judge, however, granted summary judgment regarding one plaintiff, saying her claims against the state do not survive her death (Betty A. Ledford, et al., v. Michael B. Colbert, in his capacity as Director of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services,  No. 1:10cv706, S.D. Ohio, Western Div.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 83840).

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