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HCA says DOJ requested info on Texas Medicaid program

Sarah Toy

HCA Healthcare Inc. noted in a securities filing Friday that the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Texas have requested information on whether the company's state Medicaid program in Harris County complies with provider donation laws. HCA, which also disclosed this in an earlier February securities filing, said it is cooperating with the request. Shares of HCA have gained 0.9% in the year to date, while the S&P 500 has gained 16.4%.