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File #: 121227    Version: 1 Name: Settlement of Lawsuit - Health Net - City to Receive $800,000 and Future Payments
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Introduced: 1/8/2013 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 1/8/2013 Final action: 2/11/2013
Enactment date: 2/11/2013 Enactment #: 022-13
Title: Ordinance authorizing settlement of the lawsuit filed by the San Francisco City Attorney's Office, acting on behalf of the People of the State of California, against (among other Defendants) Health Net of California, Inc., for the payment by Health Net of $800,000 for under reimbursing San Francisco General Hospital for emergency medical care provided to Health Net's insureds prior to January 1, 2012, and for the payment of an additional amount, to be determined, for such claims rising between January 1, 2012, and June 30, 2014; the lawsuit was filed on May 24, 2011, in the San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 11-511181; entitled People of the State of California v. Health Net, et al.; other material terms of said settlement are that Health Net and San Francisco will enter into a prompt payment agreement under which Health Net agrees to pay San Francisco General Hospital certain specified rates for treatment provided to its insureds for emergency medical services rendered from January 1, 2012, through at least June 30, 2014.
Attachments: 1. Leg_Ver1, 2. Comm_Pkt_011713.pdf, 3. Board_Packet_012913, 4. Board_Packet_020513, 5. Legislation_Final
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