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Tort/Negligence  – Medical Lien – Hospital Bill – Fair Medical Billing Statute – Evidence (access required)

After plaintiff was injured by the defendant-tortfeasor’s negligence, he was treated at a hospital. Rather than bill plaintiff’s health insurance, the hospital chose to seek payment through a medical lien on any recovery plaintiff obtained from the tortfeasor. Although the hospital’s failure to timely file a health insurance claim means the hospital cannot seek payment ...

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