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Plaintiffs request review of 10% Medi-Cal cut
Sacramento Business Journal

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit to stop a 10 percent cut in Medi-Cal provider rates filed court documents Monday asking for review of the case by a full panel of appeals court judges. In December, a three-judge panel reversed a lower court decision that blocked California’s attempt to cut Medi-Cal fees — essentially affirming the state’s right to make authorized cuts to the federal health care program for the poor.