Blog, Medicare Conditional Payments

Just a reminder that the new Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) contractor goes live today. Click here to read our recent blog on the topic. Click here to download a CRC – NGHP Correspondence Cover Sheet.

About Franco Signor, LMSA

Click here to register to view the recording. Join Roy Franco and Heather Sanderson for their first live/video webinar event on January 31st at 1:30 PM EST. Roy and Heather will be taking on the hot topic of LMSAs, and what payers should be doing right now to gear up for the likelihood of CMS introducing a review policy for …
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Blog, Medicare Advantage Part C

Recall that in September 2016, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Humana Medicare Advantage may sue a primary plan for failure to reimburse conditional payments under the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) private cause of action for double damages. The Eleventh Circuit encompasses the jurisdictions of Florida, Alabama, and Georgia. For our original blog on the Eleventh Circuit Western …
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Blog, Legal/Legislative News, Medicare Advantage Part C

Previously, we blogged on the “System” created by MSP Recovery LLC to identify potential primary payers in Medicare Advantage Plan (MAO) conditional payment recovery claims.  The Plaintiff, MSP Recovery LLC, testified that they created this unique “System” using the following databases; ISO reports, state car crash databases, MAO claim data, and others.  MSP Recovery has now secured a preliminary $5M settlement in court …
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Blog, Medicare Conditional Payments

Yesterday, January 18th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) conducted a webinar for Non-Group Health Plans (NGHPs) to discuss the transition of the new Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) contractor from CGI Federal to Performant Financial Corp.  On January 17th, a similar webinar was conducted for Group Health Plans (GHPs) with respect to the transition. Ted Doyle, the Project …
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Blog, Medicare Advantage Part C, Trial Practice

We have blogged  about Medicare Advantage Plans (MAPs) and MSP Recovery LLC for quite some time now, but a recent industry blog (“Illinois Court Indicates MAPs Have “Double Damages” Rights”) requires us to also clarify the ruling of this new court decision to avoid  confusion for our Illinois clients about Illinois MAP recovery rights in that state.  To clarify that …
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