UC Acquistion Corp v. Salem Nursing & Rehab Center of Tuskegee, Inc., No. 3:2011cv00443 - Document 15 (M.D. Ala. 2012)

Court Description: ORDER that Unicare established damages in the amount of $181,918.61. The Court will enter a separate final judgment to this end. Signed by Honorable Judge Mark E. Fuller on 2/22/2012. (jg, )
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UC Acquistion Corp v. Salem Nursing & Rehab Center of Tuskegee, Inc. Doc. 15 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA EASTERN DIVISION UC ACQUISITION CORP., doing business as UNICARE, Plaintiff, v. SALEM NURSING & REHAB CENTER OF TUSKEGEE, INC., Defendant. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case No. 3:11-cv-443-MEF (WO—Do not publish) ORDER This Court previously issued a Memorandum Opinion and Order (Doc. # 12) granting in part and denying in part Unicare’s Motion for Default Judgment (Doc. # 8). The Court granted the motion as to Salem Nursing’s liability for breach of contract, denied it as to damages, and set a hearing for February 22, 2012, to hear evidence on the amount Salem owed to Unicare. At the February 22 damages hearing, Unicare had admitted into evidence the affidavit of Cassandra Galle. Ms. Galle stated that she works for Unicare’s parent company managing and collecting past due accounts. Based on her personal knowledge of the Salem account, she stated that Unicare provided Salem with $206,547.13 worth of supplies. Salem incurred an additional $66,182.87 in finance charges and another $280.72 in taxes. This amounted to a grand total of $273,010.72 for the supplies and 1 Dockets.Justia.com attendant costs. Galle further provided that Salem received credits in the amount of $38,806.11 and made payments to Unicare totaling $52,286.00. The total payments and credits amounted to $91,092.11. Subtracting this sum from the total charges for the supplies leaves Salem in default in the amount of $181,918.61. Accordingly, it is hereby ORDERED that Unicare established damages in the amount of $181,918.61. The Court will enter a separate final judgment to this end. DONE this the 22nd day of February, 2012. /s/ Mark E. Fuller UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 2