How long willit usually take my Healthplan insurance company to waive my claim for reimbursement of medical bills they pay out

Asked over 1 year ago - Sparta, WI

Lawyer is trying to get me more money by getting my insurance company to waive my claim and pay me for the medical bills they pay out, how long does this process usually take?

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  1. Sean Michael Patrick

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    Answered . It varies. There is no set time frame. It will depend on the insurance representative, the diligence of your attorney, and how strong of an argument for reduction your attorney has (based on the facts of your case). I have personally resolve a lien of this matter in 24 hours, and some have taken several months. Be patient, and let your attorney do his job. Best of luck.

    I am licensed in California, therefore, my answers are based on general prinicpals of law or California law, which... more
  2. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Anywhere from 5 minutes to a couple months, depending on how hard your lawyer pushes.

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  3. Lars A. Lundeen

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    Answered . I suggest you ask your lawyer this question, as he knows who he is dealing with.

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    Mr. Lundeen is licensed to practice law in Florida and Vermont. The response herein is not legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship. The response is in the form of legal education and is intended to provide general information about the matter within the question. Oftentimes the question does not include significant and important facts and timelines that, if known, could significantly change the reply and make it unsuitable. Mr. Lundeen strongly advises the questioner to confer with an attorney in your state in order to ensure proper advice is received.

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  4. Robert Bruce Kopelson

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    Answered . Impossible to predict, too many variables.

  5. Timothy Leo Bowden

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    Answered . It varies. There is no set time.

    Tim

  6. Larry Van Roberts

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    Answered . If your attorney has access to the person who can make the decision, It could take one phone call for 5 - 10 minutes. If not, it can take days or weeks for the insurance rep to get approval from their supervisor.

    This response is given solely as a general response to the question and does not create an attorney / client... more

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