Tag Archives: NuQuest/Bridge Pointe

Confusion, Conjecture and Clarification: The New WCMSA Reference Guide

With the issuance of updated Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Reference Guide version 2.9 (Guide), there has some speculation and even confusion as to what is really new and what is an elaboration of old policies and procedures.  Examples listed for off-label drug usage to new bullets added regarding the submission process, all of which begs […]

MSPRC New Self-Service Information Feature

On September 30, 2011, the MSPRC added a Self-Service Information feature to its Customer Service Line. The following was posted on the MSPRC Website: The MSPRC Self Service Information Feature The MSPRC is adding a Self-Service Information feature to its Customer Service Line. This new feature gives callers the ability to get the most up-to-date […]

Phillips v. Kaiser Health Plan, Inc., et.al.

Phillips v. Kaiser Health Plan, Inc., et. al. No. C 11 – 02326 CRB 2011 WL 3047475 (N.D.Cal.July 25, 2011) This case involved a putative class action filed against Kaiser Health Plan, Inc. (Kaiser), a Medicare Advantage (MA) Plan, and other related MA entities.  The plaintiff alleged that (a) Kaiser was improperly and “illegally” demanding […]