• Department of Health and Human Services Sued Over Two-Midnight Rule
  • May 2, 2014
  • Law Firm: GrayRobinson P.A. - Orlando Office
  • The American Hospital Association, joined by other hospital associations and hospital systems, filed suit against the Department of Health and Human Services ("DHHS") to challenge the two-midnight rule regarding inpatient hospital admissions, a requirement for a written physician order for all inpatient stays, and a one-year filing limit on hospitals' request for Part B payment after a Part A denial. The lawsuit seeks declaratory and other relief from the court.