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Legislation Would Smooth Insurer Reimbursements To Medicare

Reps. Tim Murphy and Ron Kind introduced legislation meant to ease the claim-paying process mandated by the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.
Reps. Tim Murphy and Ron Kind introduced legislation meant to ease the claim-paying process mandated by the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.

NU Online News Service, March 17, 2:56 p.m. EDT

WASHINGTON—Legislation has been introduced in the House that would clarify industry reporting requirements under an existing controversial law that requires reimbursement to Medicare for payments made to people who are also paid later through workers' compensation or liability claims.

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