AMERICAN SOC'Y OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY v. THOMPSON, 00-2518
By its express terms, the Medicare Act, 42 U.S.C. Section 1395w-4(i)(1)(B), bars judicial review of a challenge to components of the physician fee schedule promulgated by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.
- Argued 11/02/2000
- Decided 01/28/2002
- Published 01/28/2002
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before MANION, KANNE, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Robert M. Portman (argued), Jenner & Block, Chicago, IL, for plaintiff-appellant., Stuart M. Gerson, Epstein, Becker & Green, Washington, D.C., for amicus curiae.
- For Appellees:
- Scott R. McIntosh, Sushma Soni (argued), Department of Justice Civil Division, Appellate Section, Washington, D.C., for defendant-appellee.