CMS Poised To Apply ACA's Medicare Spending Rules

Law360, New York (May 20, 2013, 6:41 PM EDT) -- The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Friday moved to implement a provision of the Affordable Care Act that would require Medicare Part C organizations and Medicare Part D sponsors to spend at least 85 percent of their revenue on patient care or risk penalties.

CMS filed a notice Friday with the Federal Register that it would publish its final rule May 23 to implement a requirement for Medicare Advantage Plan, or Part C organizations, and prescription drug, or Part D sponsors, to devote a...
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