Can Secondary Insurance not pay anything on claim if Medicare pays more on claim than they would if they were primary?

Answer Answer Yes, If medicare pays more than the secondary insurance allows for a charge, the secondary insurance pays nothing. The balance is written off to a contractual allowance that is agreed upon ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Can Secondary Insurance not pay anything on cla...

With Primary and Secondary Insurance your primary denied your claim because it was over a year is your secondary obligated to pay?

Answer Yes, subject to the limits in their policy. Answer No. With most insurance policies, there is what is called a timely filing limitation. For my company; contracted providers have 6 months, a... Read More »

Is it possible for an insurance company to deny your claim because you have a primary and they can not be a secondary?

Answer Conference the 2 claims reps together and let them Duke it out!

Do you need to send a claim to your primary insurance company first if they do not cover the treatment but your secondary insurance will?

Can the secondary insurance provider deny a claim that was not filed with the primary insurance provider first?

AnswerLet me tell you what happend to me. I hope that this helps. I used to be covered by two insurance companies. My primary insurance company was through the company that I worked with. My se... Read More »