Who governs the medical insurance providers?

Answer Medical insurance providers in the United States are regulated by agencies in each individual state. Specifically, the insurance commissioners of each state govern, regulate and oversee medial insu... Read More »

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Given a population of 5000 covered lives with balanced risk what is the total of the revenue paid directly to health care providers RX medical equipment plus any and all medical care?

Answer You'll never get the true stats on this one.It varies from hospital to hospital. One thing to keep in mind, when asked for money from a hospital to buy even a second-hand piece of equipmen... Read More »

If you are carrying medical insurance is it necessary or wise to also get medical payments coverage as part of your auto insurance?

Answer It is not required. Please keep in mind medical insurance on an auto policy only pays in the excess of what your work med doesnt pay.It is a good idea to have the medical payments on your po... Read More »

Is it required by law to bill a patients medical insurance for all procedures performed regardless of the medical facilities knowledge of whether or not it a covered procedure by the insurance?

Not that I know of. If the provider isn't billing - then just send the bill in yourself along with a claim form. When you realize that insurance companies hire inexperienced workers and also that ... Read More »

Who governs disability insurance?

Disability insurance is governed by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), which was passed in 1974. Both short term disability and long term disability are covered under the Employee... Read More »