California Supreme Court Watch

Nov 17, 2021
Family Health Centers of San Diego v. State Dept. of Health Care Services, S270326.

#21-533 Family Health Centers of San Diego v. State Dept. of Health Care Services, S270326. (C089555; 67 Cal.App.5th 356; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201880002953CUWMGDS.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal denied a petition for writ of mandate. This case presents the following issue: Are community outreach service expenses incurred by a qualified health center reimbursable as allowable costs under Medi-Cal as related to patient care, or are they non-reimbursable advertising to increase patient utilization?

Review granted: 11/17/2021

Case fully briefed: 4/12/2022

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.