White House Settles Suit Over Medicare, Medicaid

Law360, New York (June 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Under a new settlement, the Bush administration on Thursday promised to provide protections for low-income Medicare beneficiaries and ensure that they no longer have to wait weeks for subsidized prescription drug coverage.

The settlement hopes to fix the problems that led to a breakdown in services for beneficiaries. It addresses chronic problems related to information management in the Medicare Part D program by having the government change its computer system and allow states to submit names of new low-income Medicare beneficiaries more than once a month....
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.