Court Rules NY Medicaid Boost For Psychiatry Ended In '07

Law360, New York (March 29, 2012, 6:36 PM EDT) -- New York's highest court on Thursday ruled that a 2006 amendment to the Social Services Law granting coinsurance enhancement to psychiatrists who treat patients eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid applied to only a single year, overturning a lower court ruling that the reimbursements should continue indefinitely.

The Court of Appeals sided with the state's Department of Health in overturning a lower court decision finding that members of the New York State Psychiatric Association Inc. should get increased Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements indefinitely, rather than for...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.