During the past few months, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have provided updates to its Benefits, Medicare Set Asides (MSAs) and MMSEA Section 111 User Manual. Learn more about the most recent information, and how it affects you and your risk and claim management efforts.
Latest Medicare Set Aside News
On August 30, 2016, the Appellate Court from the U.S. Southern Florida District provided its opinion about whether a contractual obligation, without a judgment or settlement agreement from a separate proceeding, can satisfy the “demonstrated responsibility” requirement of the private cause of action provided for by the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Act.
On July 11, 2016, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York provided an opinion for Sexton v. Medicare. This opinion is important to all adjusters and practitioners administering workers’ compensation, liability, no-fault, or employer group health insurance.