Tag Archives: Health

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ What Just Happened To The ACA And What Happens Now? A Special Bonus Edition

Federal District Judge Reed O’Connor again thrust the Affordable Care Act into uncertainty with his ruling Friday that eliminating the tax penalty for not having insurance renders the entire law unconstitutional. The panelists for this special bonus episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” are Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Joanne Kenen of Politico, Stephanie… Read More »

DOJ takes up lawsuit accusing Sutter Health of cheating Medicare

Brief Published Dec. 13, 2018 Dive Brief: The Department of Justice has intervened in a False Claims Act lawsuit against Sutter Health and its affiliate Palo Alto Medical Foundation alleging mischarges to Medicare Advantage plans. According to the complaint, filed in a federal court in northern California, Sutter manipulated diagnosis codes by inflating risk scores for… Read More »