Judge Finds Jurisdiction, But No Plausible Claim In ACA Risk-Corridor Case
(April 20, 2017, 3:54 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — An insurer’s claims arising from the government’s failure to make full payments under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) risk-corridor program are properly before the court, but the company has not stated a plausible claim on which it can obtain relief, a federal judge held April 18 (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina v. The United States of America, No. 16-651, Fed. Clms.).
(Opinion available. Document #93-170517-001Z.)
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina sued the United States...