Henry Ford Health doctors sue over age-based cognitive screening assessments

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A Henry Ford Health ophthalmologist is suing the health system over its policy of requiring evaluations based solely on age, starting with 70-year-olds, according to a federal lawsuit. Dr. Lylas Mogk filed suit against Henry Ford Health and Henry Ford Medical Group in U.S. District Court in Detroit last month under the Age Discrimination in … Read more

Hospitals sue state to block new rules requiring charity care coverage for out-of-state residents – The Daily Chronicle

Hospitals sue state to block new rules requiring charity care coverage for out-of-state residents - The Daily Chronicle

Amanda Sullender / Spokesperson-Review (TNS) The Washington State Hospital Association filed a lawsuit Monday against the state Department of Health over a proposed rule allowing out-of-state patients to receive charity care, arguing that such a policy would alienate Washingtonians. Medical care is more difficult to access and more expensive. “It requires hospitals to provide free … Read more

Hospitals sue state to block new rules requiring charity care coverage for out-of-state residents

Hospitals sue state to block new rules requiring charity care coverage for out-of-state residents

The Washington State Hospital Association filed a lawsuit Monday against the state Department of Health over a proposed rule allowing out-of-state patients to receive charity care, arguing that such a policy would alienate Washingtonians. Medical care is more difficult to access and more expensive. “It requires hospitals to provide free or discounted care to anyone … Read more