Lawyers to pitch new plan to fix Luis to regulators

ST. CROIX - Lawyers working for Luis Hospital plan to meet with federal regulators as soon as this week in an attempt to stave off the hospital's Oct. 9 disqualification from participating in Medicare and Medicaid, a local official said.

V.I. Delegate to Congress Donna Christensen said in a prepared statement Saturday that lawyers with Ropes & Gray had asked for a chance to present the corrective action plan they are working on to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services by this week and CMS had accepted.

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  • Lawyers to pitch new plan to fix Luis to regulators
  • Hospital Board to meet for first time since 2013
  • St. John Rescue won't transport bodies without a contract
  • UVI sets medical school forums
  • HOVENSA continues to hold gas prices steady at truck-loading station


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