Hospitals Press For Clarity On ACA Medicaid Funding To States

Law360, New York (August 21, 2012, 5:57 PM EDT) -- The American Hospital Association asked the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Monday to clarify the proposed Medicaid expansion under the health care law, in the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling that the agency could not withhold Medicaid funds from states that refuse to participate in the expansion.

In a letter to the HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, the AHA said it had run out of time to ask questions regarding the Medicaid expansion in an Aug. 2 call between the secretary and state...
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