Southeast Ala. Med. Ctr. v. Sebelius, No. 08-5156
In a petition for review of the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) revision of its method of calculating Medicare reimbursements, the petition is denied, where there was nothing unreasonable about HHS's determination that certain hospital cost items are not wages or wage-related.
Argued January 14, 2009
Decided July 17, 2009
Henry C. Whitaker, Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC