UnitedHealthcare Seeks Defeat Of Medicare Overpay Rule

Law360, New York (October 18, 2017, 9:32 PM EDT) -- UnitedHealthcare Insurance Co. asked a D.C. federal court Tuesday to snuff out a major regulation on Medicare Advantage overpayments, asserting that it unlawfully holds private insurers to tougher billing standards than it does the federal government.

In a motion for summary judgment, UnitedHealthcare assailed a 2014 final rule that described when a Medicare Advantage insurer will be deemed to have been overpaid. According to UnitedHealthcare, the rule does not use an apples-to-apples comparison of patients served by Medicare Advantage and traditional Medicare, thereby creating an illusion...
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UNITEDHEALTHCARE INSURANCE COMPANY et al v. BURWELL et al


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1:16-cv-00157

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District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Contract: Recovery Medicare

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Rosemary M. Collyer

Date Filed

January 29, 2016

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