Question: How much does the Medicare Secondary Payer program really impact the Medicare program? Does it really make it more likely that Medicare will be around when I am old enough to qualify for this entitlement program?
In response to the question whether the Medicare Secondary Payer statute preempted the state’s automobile no fault law, the State of Florida Third District Court of Appeal responded with an emphatic No!
You may have asked that question lately. In the management of workers’ compensation claims, Utilization Review (UR) provides a process whereby proposed treatment is assessed for medical necessity and reasonableness.