CCS Oncology Drops Lawsuit Against Independent Health

CCS Oncology in Orchard Park. Coverage for the cancer treatment provider was dropped by Independent Health forcing patients to choose between their cancer doctors and their health insurance provider.  CCS filed, and later withdrew,
 a lawsuit against the insurer. (Derek Gee/Buffalo News)
CCS Oncology in Orchard Park. 

CCS Oncology has dropped a lawsuit against Independent Health that accused the insurer of causing irreparable economic harm when it removed the oncology practice from its network.

CCS, which brought the lawsuit in State Supreme Court last November before it moved to federal court, has voluntarily dismissed the lawsuit.

The lawsuit was withdrawn without prejudice, which means the suit can be refiled, said Paul G. Joyce, an attorney with Colucci & Gallaher who represents CCS. He declined further comment, referring other questions to the practice.
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