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Doctors follow through on ER suit

Post by Brad Shannon / The Olympian on Sep. 30, 2011 at 3:43 pm |
October 3, 2011 9:25 am

Emergency room doctors announced their lawsuit this morning in Thurston County Superior Court. The Washington Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians is seeking to overturn new state rules limiting Medicaid clients to three visits to hospital emergency rooms for non-emergency conditions.

Jordan Schrader had the story in our Olympia and Tacoma McClatchy papers this morning about lawsuits piling up to challenge the Legislature’s budget cuts for 2011-13.

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