What Do Medical Billers Mean by UCR?

How does your insurance decide what they will pay for treatment? Why are some procedures covered more than others? Well, it depends on where you live and which doctor you see. Because many health plans...

If you are trying a case that has any complicated factors, such as medical malpractice, forensic accounting, or information technology, it will likely be beneficial to have an expert in the field testify on the...

What is a CPT Code?

Say that you’re a responsible adult who has health insurance, either independently or through a corporation, and you make an appointment for an annual physical. You go to the doctor’s office, you pay your co-pay,...

The purpose of health insurance is to reimburse doctors, hospitals, and caregivers for the services they provide.  The way that is accomplished logistically is based on a series of codes submitted from the providers’ offices. ...

What is an Insurance Rebuttal Letter?

If your medical claim is denied, that isn’t the end of the process. You can appeal a denial if your treatment was deemed medically necessary, or if there was an error and your insurance company...

If you are going to trial and relying on the testimony of an expert witness in your case, you will of course need to prepare them for their testimony, even if they have testified many...

What is Important About the Concepts of “Reasonableness and Necessity”?

In a personal injury case, the reason for paying damages to an injured plaintiff is to compensate them for losses caused by the responsible party: the defendant. Because of this, the law holds that the...

Personal injury cases are always complicated because there is a fine balance that has to be maintained between making the responsible party pay for the damage they have done while avoiding a situation where the...

How Can an Expert Witness Help Your Client’s Case?

There are no two cases exactly alike.  Therefore, each case requires its own handling of facts that are relevant to the argument at hand. The experts for each case are almost as varied as the...

If your client is injured in a car crash, does the amount your client receives from an insurance company reduce the amount he can receive in compensation from the negligent party who hit his car?  ...