Federal Judge Reverses Decision, Dismisses Health Care Reimbursement Suit

Federal Judge Reverses Decision, Dismisses Health Care Reimbursement Suit

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In reconsidering a previous opinion, a District of Columbia federal judge on Oct. 21 held that the prior decision was incorrect and granted a managed care organization (MCO)'s motion to dismiss a reimbursement suit, saying that the plaintiff was not an intended third-party beneficiary of the contract at issue (Prince George's Hospital Center v. Advantage Healthplan Inc., No. 03-2392, D. D.C.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 150842).

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