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CAPTION:
Dorothy Horwath vs. SCDHHS

AGENCY:
South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

PARTIES:
Petitioners:
Dorothy Horwath

Respondents:
South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
 
DOCKET NUMBER:
98-ALJ-08-0411-AP

APPEARANCES:
n/a
 

ORDERS:

ORDER OF DISMISSAL

In the above-captioned matter, the Adult Protective Services Division (APS) of the South Carolina Department of Social Services filed an application for Medicaid benefits on behalf of Appellant. Appellant's application was denied, and she appealed. A representative from APS represented Appellant at her hearing before a Department of Health and Human Services Hearing Officer. The Hearing Officer affirmed the denial of Medicaid eligibility. Appellant died at some point during this process. As a result, APS closed its file and declined to file an appeal of the Hearing Officer's decision. Legal counsel for Marriott International, Inc. filed this appeal with the Administrative Law Judge Division.(1) However, by letter dated February 18, 1999, Stacey L. Kraftchick, Attorney for Marriott International, advised this tribunal that Marriott International wishes to withdraw its appeal.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the above-captioned case is hereby dismissed with prejudice.

JOHN D. GEATHERS

Administrative Law Judge

February 23, 1999

Columbia, South Carolina

1. Ms. Horwath was a resident of Myrtle Beach Manor, a nursing home facility managed by Marriott International, Inc. Marriott International filed this appeal hoping to recoup payment of Medicaid benefits for care and treatment Ms. Horwath received at Myrtle Beach Manor.


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