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

Answer 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 »
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You need information on how copays effect primary and secondary insurance If you pay your copay on primary does that off set your copay on secondary and would secondary pay remaining portion of bill?

Answer I don't quite understand your question. Check this link http://www.steveshorr.com/technical_questions.htm#Primary for links to explanations of dual coverage. Have you read the applicable ... Read More »
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If you and a spouse have different health insurance but have never designated one as primary or secondary could this cause problems when you do designate primary or secondary?

Answer If you have insurance through your employer, and you are the policy holder,(the insurance is in your name) this insurance will be primary for you, and your spouses insurance policy will be s... Read More »
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Are health care providers obligated to accept payment from a secondary insurance at their fee schedule when the provider does not participate with the the patient's primary insurance?

Answer It has been my experience that providers of health care are not obligated to accept secondary or even primary insurnace coverages if they are not under contract with that insurance company... Read More »
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Will secondary insurance cover claims denied by your primary insurance?

Answer As long as it is a covered expense by your secondary insurance and a claim has been filed with the primarty insurance then the answer is yes. The secondary insurance will only cover the exp... Read More »
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