When a law firm settles or resolves a personal injury claim on behalf of a client, the client’s health insurer has a right to be reimbursed for its past expenditures on the related injury.read more
If you’ve personally resolved healthcare liens for a client, you know that the process can be a bit of a maize. First, you must figure out what federal, state, and/or private/ERISA healthcare coverage paid for your client’s treatment.
Bankruptcy filings among hospitals and medical centers more than tripled in 2017, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. While there are many factors contributing to this financial volatility, the political battle over The Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, could be a continuing force behind the restructuring of debt and bankruptcy filings in the healthcare sector.read more
Since the Affordable Care Act was launched in 2013, the industry has seen a steady wave of Chapter 11 and Chapter 9 filings. Now, with the future of the ACA in doubt, the health care industry, reimbursement companies and insurers are understandably apprehensive about what their financial future holds. In this article, we take the financial temperature of the health care industry and explore what the current administration may have in store for the health care industry in the near future.read more