If you need help now, call us at: (470) 225-7710

Blog

Negotiating medical bills is a really important part of your personal injury or car accident case

Posted by Ben Sessions | Mar 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Anything that your lawyer can do to provide you with a greater recovery should generally be done. There are some limits to that: sometimes our clients tell us that they would rather receive a recovery sooner rather than later, and they may accept a lesser amount of recovery in order to receive funds earlier. That is a logical decision and, while I may disagree with it from time to time, that is a decision that my clients make. However, there are some things that a lawyer can do that will take very little time but can result in significantly greater recovery in a case. Negotiating the amount of outstanding medical expenses that will be paid from a settlement is exactly one of those things that create real value for a client. This video discusses the value that is created through negotiating medical bills. 

Below is a sample medical bill reduction request letter:

[Medical Provider]

Attn: _________________

[Address] 

         Re:     Your Client:          

My Client:  

                  Facility:                

                  Event Number:      

Dear Ms. ___________:

         I am writing to request a reduction of the ______________'s outstanding bill in the above-referenced matter. The at-fault driver's insurer, __________, has paid $________.00 to resolve the claims against their insured by __________.

         Including your client's bill, Mr. _________ owes approximately $_________ in medical expenses arising from this accident. He owes $_____.00 to __________, $______ to ___________, and $______ to ___________.  

I am requesting a reduction of Mr. ________'s bill to $_____.00.

         Mr. ___________ agreed to pay attorney fees of 33%.

Do you have questions about how to resolve your personal injury or car accident case?

If you have questions about how to resolve your personal injury or car accident case, call The Sessions Law Firm today for a free consultation. 

About the Author

Ben Sessions

I work to provide exceptional service, attention, and results to each of my clients. Most of clients come to me because they are in a completely overwhelming situation. They need someone that will do more than address their legal problems.

Comments

There are no comments for this post. Be the first and Add your Comment below.

Leave a Comment

Hiring A Lawyer

Hiring a lawyer is about more than getting a great result in your case. We understand that for many of our clients, the event that led them to call us causes them tremendous stress and anxiety. We will help you understand the process and how we can help. When you hire The Sessions Law Firm for your case, you will have a lawyer that is willing to take the time to help you and committed to delivering the best results possible.

Menu