Whether You Are A Payor or an Employer, Starting 2015 With “Intentionality” Regarding Healthcare Subrogation Could Save Your Company Millions of Dollars

In Being Intentional, professional coach Joyce Glick writes about the power of intentionality. She tells a story about a 92 year old woman traveling from California to Idaho for her grandson’s graduation. She gets Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Tweet about it

Subrogation Paralysis: The Top Four Reasons Employers Don’t Seriously Consider Carving Out Subrogation

I’m starting a new blog series on the top four reasons why some employers don’t seriously consider carving out healthcare subrogation despite the fact that the most cost conscious large employers in the retail, airline, manufacturing, waste, hospital, and service sectors have all elected to carve out subrogation with Benefit Recovery. And these companies have been rewarded by saving an… Read more →

U.S. Airways v. McCutchen

My colleague, Win Rawson, President of Benefit Recovery and a former law partner of mine at Lawrence & Russell, attended the oral argument for the U.S. Airways v. McCutchen case. I thought you may find the observations of the oral argument from a seasoned health plan litigator interesting and helpful.  Below are Win’s impressions he offered up to the staff… Read more →

US Airways, Inc. v. McCutchen: Third Circuit Logic Fails to Hang Together

On November 16, 2011, a panel of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals decided US Airways v. McCutchen, No. 10-3836, 2011 U.S. App. LEXIS 22883 (3d Cir. Nov. 16, 2011).  The Court claims to respond to the Sereboff court’s argument left open by footnote two in the Supreme Court’s decision in Sereboff v. Mid-Atlantic, which the Court declined to address… Read more →

When Selecting a Healthcare Subrogation Company, It is Critical to Select a Company That Deals Directly With You and Understands Your Culture

In the fifth post in this series, I explained why it is critical to select a company whose principals are recognized as industry experts.  In this post, I will discuss the benefits of working with a subrogation company that deals directly with you and understands your culture. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Tweet… Read more →