Legal Advice for Medicare — 64 results
Written by attorney Christopher Gullen, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Report claim to COB. Report the claim to the Coordination of Benefits Contractor for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Contact information for the COB Contractor and... more
Written by attorney Gorham Clark, about 1 year ago.
Medicare rules can be confusing, especially to family members who are focused on the patient's well being. Here are the essentials about benefits following hospitalization.
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, about 1 year ago.
Medicare fraud happens when Medicare is billed for services or supplies you never received. Medicare fraud costs Medicare a great deal of money each year. Medicare abuse is when doctors or... more
Written by attorney Robin Daleo, almost 4 years ago.
Medicare is an entitlement program jointly administered by the Federal and State Governments. Medicare provides varying levels of medical coverage to those who are 65 years of age and... more
Written by attorney Roger Evan Booth, about 2 months ago.
Have you obtained a settlement that may be affected by a Medicare lien? Here are the steps for notifying both entities of a financial settlement in a personal injury case. Open up a case... more
Written by attorney Bradley Sayles, 9 months ago.
This guide in summary fashion covers the Medicare appeals process from overpayment demand, through appeal, and collection for providers and suppliers enrolled in the Medicare program. The... more
Written by attorney Erica Good Pless, over 2 years ago.
Effective January 1, 2013, the Health Care and Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010 added an additional 0.9% Medicare tax on wages and net self-employment income exceeding $... more
Written by Avvo Staff, over 2 years ago.
Medicare is a four-part insurance program that allows enrollees to choose between the traditional, open-network single payer plan, or a network plan.
Written by attorney Clifford Farrell, about 3 years ago.
For a disabled claimant who has been receiving cash benefits from the Social Security Disability program for 24 months, one of the benefits that is provided is the option to purchase... more
Written by attorney Louis P Lepore, over 3 years ago.
As has been widely reported, the Obama Administration is offering to cut tens of billions of dollars from Medicare and Medicaid as part of the negotiations to reduce the... more