I received a letter from medicare requesting reimbursement for medical services occurred during a workers compensation case. Workers Com Insurance company stated in the settlement they would pay for medical bills occurred before the settlement was signed in agreement they would not be responsible for any that occurred after. I cannot get a straight answer from the Insurance company to inquire why they did not pay and it is difficult to get a hold of my attorney. Injury happened in 2012 and the case was settled 2014. Not sure what to do next.
Send Medicare a copy of the settlement agreement and the order approving it, so that they can see who is supposed to pay. If you were on Medicare at the time of the settlement, did you get a MSA set up for future meds? If not, you may have a new problem.
This answer is intended as general information and not as specific legal advice.
I agree with Mr. Bollinger. If your settlement agreement was properly drafted, you would be protected. Also, since you had an attorney, keep trying to get ahold of him or her, to help you with this.
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I agree with Mr. Bollinger. I would also recommend you call and schedule an in-office, face-to-face appointment with your lawyer.
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