Victims of auto accidents in often require the assistance of a medical case manager to assist with them with their recovery. Medical case managers help the patient with coordinating medical care with multiple doctors and clinics, scheduling doctor appointments, and helping the patient with home modifications for example. Medical Case Management Services are a part of the medical benefits that you are entitled to receive under the Michigan No-Fault law and the car insurance policy.
Medical Case Management Services Benefit Payments
There is no limit on the amount of case management services that you can receive. The only limitation is that the case management services must be reasonable and necessary for your care, recovery, and rehabilitation. You are entitled to receive these case management service benefits for the rest of your life as long as it is necessary.
Submitting Your Medical Case Management Services Benefit Claim
Your Michigan Medical Case Management Services Benefit Claim must be written and submitted to the insurance adjuster assigned to your claim. Usually, case managers will send their reports and bills directly to the insurance adjuster. The adjuster is obligated to pay the claim within thirty days of submission unless more information to support the claim is necessary.
Time Limit For Your Medical Case Management Services Benefit Claim
Every thirty days you should submit your claim for case management services benefits, but claims for case management services benefit claims must be submitted within one year of the date of the service. If your insurance company refuses to pay your case management services benefits, your only recourse is to file a lawsuit against your insurance company.
If you choose to begin a lawsuit against your insurance company for No-Fault benefits, you must file a lawsuit within one year of the date on which the last unpaid No-Fault benefit was incurred. If you fail to file your lawsuit within this one year period, you will lose the right to have the benefit or expense paid.
Contact a Michigan Medical Case Management Services Claim Lawyer
For more information about your rights regarding Michigan No-Fault case management services benefits call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with one of our Michigan No-Fault Insurance Lawyers about your case or simply submit this contact form and we will get back to you quickly.