Court Authorizes ERISA Anti-Discrimination Rights for Out-of-Network Patients – ERISAclaim.com Demystifies

Hanover Park, IL (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 On March 10, 2015, federal Appeals Court ruled against CIGNA for out-of-network provider’s ERISA article III legal standing and ERISA anti-discrimination rights to sue and to challenge “whether Cigna denied all coverage to patients who were not charged or “billed” for their copays or coinsurance by in-network providers.” ...

Cigna Lost Court Appeal to Out-of-Network Providers & Patients – ERISAclaim.com Demystifies

Hanover Park, Illinois (PRWEB) March 11, 2015 On March 10, 2015, a federal Appeals Court ruled against CIGNA for out-of-network provider’s ERISA right to sue and out-of-network patient’s rights to both ERISA discount and PPO discount. In a consistent holding with a recent Ninth Circuit decision on November 5, 2014 for out-of-network provider’s ERISA right ...

Federal Appeals Court Sides with Out-of-Network Providers and Patients – ERISAclaim.com Demystifies

Hanover Park, IL (PRWEB) November 06, 2014 On Nov. 5, 2014, federal Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in California ruled for the plaintiff out-of-network provider’s ERISA right to sue United Healthcare on behalf of patients for out-of-network deductible waiver claim denials, because “Defendants point out that Spinedex has not sought payment from its ...