Insurer Drops Suit Over ACA High-Risk Pool Enrollment

Law360, New York (March 21, 2013, 6:22 PM EDT) -- Insurer Medical Mutual of Ohio has dropped its suit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the state’s insurance department over who controls eligibility for a high-risk health insurance pool it administers under the Affordable Care Act, according to a filing made Thursday in Ohio federal court.

Medical Mutual voluntarily dismissed its suit — which sought to determine whether it must follow the instructions of HHS or the state when determining eligibility for a group of 14 disputed risk pool enrollees — with...
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