Law Firm Hits CMS With FOIA Suit Over Ky. Medicaid Waiver

Law360, New York (December 7, 2012, 4:10 PM EST) -- Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP on Tuesday sued the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Kentucky federal court, seeking information on what the agency actually approved when it granted a waiver allowing Kentucky’s Medicaid program to implement Medicaid managed care in the state.

According to the law firm’s suit, brought under the Freedom of Information Act, CMS has yet to respond to the firm's FOIA request for correspondence and other documents shared between Kentucky and CMS about implementation of the state’s Medicaid managed care...
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