Medical Providers: How NOT to State an ERISA Claim
On October 1, 2015, the Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit issued a decision holding that in-network chiropractors were limited to the remedies available under their network contract with Blue Cross and could not invoke rights under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association et al v. Independence Hospital Indemnity Plan Inc., Nos. 14-2322, 14-3174, and 15-1274 (7th Cir. 2015).
*This alert was originally posted on Arent Fox's Health Care Counsel blog. To read this alert in its entirety, please click here.