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Judge orders AHA to submit its recommendations by June 22, 2018.  Recently there was a new development in the matter of American Hospital Association, et al., v. Azar (14-cv-00851-JEB)1. This case arises out of a lawsuit filed in 2014 by the American Hospital Association (AHA) and a group of hospitals…
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The CMS announcement will be discussed in a conference call on Jan. 9, 2018. Healthcare providers and suppliers with fewer than 500 appeals pending at the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) and the Medicare Appeals Council could be eligible to participate in a new low-volume appeals (LVA) settlement…
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David Glaser’s excellent article provides an update on the recent court ruling on the Medicare appeals backlog. Understanding legal opinions generally can be nearly impossible if one is not a lawyer, and this 37-page decision is no exception. Even after reading David’s article, I still have trouble wrapping my head…