Via Washington Post: President Trump plans to unveil a new White House office on Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the federal bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises — such as reforming care for veterans and fighting opioid addiction — by harvesting ideas from the business world and, potentially, privatizing some government functions.Read More
As you may know, the American Health Care Act (Trumpcare) is being voted on today. In it’s current form, Essential Health Benefits would “sunset” and not be required by health plans beginning December 31, 2019.Read More
Fourteen months ago Health Net launched a dragnet audit of California’s out-of-network addiction treatment providers and providers in four other states. Claiming widespread fraud, Health Net stopped paying claims, including claims that had been unpaid since the third quarter of 2015. You can read the history of the case by clicking here.
In the spring of 2016, two California treatment facilities filed suit. On July 22, 2016, the Phoenix law firm Gallagher & Kennedy filed a multi-plaintiff suit with the Superior Court of Maricopa County, Arizona. On August 10, 2016 they filed a second multi-plaintiff law suit was filed in Los Angeles Superior Court. The plaintiffs include ATAC members.Read More