The Robins Justice Report - Vol. 6, No. 1

Medicare Update: Recent Changes in Medicare Subrogation Issues for Liability Claims

When handling a liability case, it is important early in the case to identify who has paid any medical bills, particularly if Medicare is involved. Working with Medicare can be challenging. On February 21, 2012, Medicare implemented a program that will assist attorneys in calculating Medicare’s subrogation lien for faster processing of claims. The program is called “Option to Self-Calculate Your Final Conditional Payment Amount Prior to Settlement.”

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