When thinking about the new developments in the OFCCP’s jurisdictional dispute with TRICARE network providers, the old adage about March weather came to mind. (The crazy spring weather we are experiencing probably also had something to do with prompting the analogy). In case you are not familiar with this ongoing saga, let me provide some history.
OFCCP sues Florida Hospital
The OFCCP filed an administrative complaint against Florida Hospital of Orlando on December 18, 2008, contending that the hospital was a federal subcontractor by virtue of its participation in a TRICARE network of healthcare providers. Basically, Humana Military Healthcare Services contracted with the Department of Defense and agreed to provide medical services to military members and their families. To fulfill this agreement, HMHS contracted with entities like Florida Hospital to pro