Texas Must Recalculate Medicaid Rate, State High Court Told

Law360, New York (February 6, 2013, 2:22 PM EST) -- Fourteen Texas hospitals urged the state Supreme Court on Wednesday to compel the state to recalculate Medicaid reimbursement rates for the 2008 and 2009 fiscal years, saying its failure violated a 2008 high court ruling that invalidated Texas' previous method for calculating reimbursement rates.

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission adjusted its reimbursement rates in 2010 to comply with the Supreme Court's injunction, but the hospitals argued the 2008 ruling meant the adjustments should have been applied to the 2008 and 2009 fiscal years because...
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