Avoiding Multiple and Duplicate Medicare Files

Medicare can and will open multiple files for a plaintiff’s motor vehicle accident case or workers’ compensation case. In those scenarios, that process is usually correct. In turn, Medicare might open multiple files for a plaintiff’s medical malpractice or other liability case. In this scenario, we think Medicare’s file is probably a duplicate. How do…

Read More

Lien Resolution & MSP Compliance CLE *register today*

Join us tomorrow as we partner with Ametros & WILG to learn* about solutions in claims resolution, MSP compliance, and professional administration. *CLE Credit available in selected states. Topics will include: • New Requirements in Medicare Consent to Release Forms: Beginning on April 1, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will require…

Read More

New York’s Work Comp: New Settlement Rules

ny sec 32

Future Medical Allocations As of March 2, 2020, New York has instituted a new indemnification policy for Workers’ Compensation cases. This change will make future medical allocations more important in order to obtain Workers’ Compensation Board approval. While the policy still requires New York Work Comp attorneys to enter into settlement agreements under specific Section 32…

Read More