UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA __________________________________________) ROGUE VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER,)) Plaintiff,)) v.) Civil Action No. 03-0477 (PLF)) KATHLEEN SEBELIUS,) Secretary, United States Department of) Health and Human Services,)) Defendant.1) __________________________________________) ORDER For the reasons stated in the Opinion issued this same day, it is hereby ORDERED that plaintiff's motion to amend  is DENIED; it is FURTHER ORDERED that plaintiff's motion to strike  is DENIED; and it is FURTHER ORDERED that defendant's motion to dismiss  is GRANTED. This case shall be dismissed for failure to state a claim. The Clerk of the Court shall remove this case from the docket of the Court. This is a final appealable order. See FED. R. APP. P. 4(a). SO ORDERED. _/s/__________________________ PAUL L. FRIEDMAN United States District Judge DATE: March 16, 2010 1 The Court has substituted Kathleen Sebelius, the current Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, as the defendant in place of former Secretary Michael Leavitt, pursuant to Rule 25(d) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.