Daniel Hayes Publishes Book on MSAs: Medicare Issues in Liability and Workers’ Compensation Settlements

Medicare Book Cover_Daniel HayesThis book was written to guide practitioners through their analysis of how to best consider Medicare’s interests when resolving claims involving medical exposure.

Topics addressed under the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Act include:

  • Steps to verify and dispute Medicare conditional payment liens
  • Private causes of action to enforce reimbursement on behalf of Medicare
  • Potential MSP exposure under the False Claims Act
  • Determining if a set-aside allocation is “needed” in a settlement
  • Is it ever “required” to submit a settlement to CMS?
  • Proposed new rules for liability settlements
  • Recent and anticipated changes under the SMART Act
  • Suggested release language for both liability and workers’ compensation settlements