Part 2 of my report on the CCMC conference. On Day 2 of the CCMC conference we heard a very interesting plenary session on the future of healthcare by Dr. Robert Pearl, one of Modern Healthcare’s 50 most influential physician leaders. He stated, “We spend more on healthcare than [...]
Professional Medicare Set-Aside Administration; Does it Help to Relieve Injured Worker’s Administrative Burdens?
Article submitted by Jean S. Goldstein, JD, Senior Legal Counsel, MSP Compliance, MEDVAL Last July, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a revised Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside (WCMSA) Reference Guide. This guide is essentially the go-to-resource, for everything WCMSA related when choosing to submit a [...]
Jennifer Jordan’s article for LexisNexis – Fifteen Years Since the Patel Memo and Medical Secondary Payer Issues Continue to Mystify
Jennifer Jordan of MEDVAL writes an article for LexisNexis reviewing: the misunderstandings that persist re: MSAs and the issues re: Medicare Advantage private cause of action. https://www.lexisnexis.com/legalnewsroom/workers-compensation/b/recent-cases-news-trends-developments/archive/2016/08/08/fifteen-years-since-the-patel-memo-and-medical-secondary-payer-issues-continue-to-mystify.aspx?sthash.mR8A9eCx.mjjo