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Hospice Company to Appeal in Fight Over Expert Testimony

March 13, 2020, 7:55 PM

A hospice care company will appeal a recent ruling that allowed medical expert testimony to advance a case challenging the validity of a Medicare reimbursement claim.

Care Alternatives will definitely appeal the decision but is still deciding whether to first ask the full panel of judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit to review the March 4 ruling or go straight to the U.S. Supreme Court, the company’s attorney, William Jordan, told Bloomberg Law. Jordan is a partner at Alston & Bird LLP.

In a unanimous ruling, a three-judge panel of the Third Circuit said...

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