The Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007, Section 111 Reporting

One More Thing to Worry About in Your Settlements


The Medicare law, now in effect, could make it more difficult for plaintiffs and defendants to settle single event and mass tort personal injury claims. Now more than ever, all parties must embrace new procedures on the front end of cases in order tominimize disruption on the back end.

The Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007, Section 111 Reporting whitepaper presents the latest guidance in legislation- who will have to report, reporting rules, as well as steps in the reporting process.

The Garretson Resolution Group (“GRG”) specializes in settling health care liens and reimbursement claims with federal (Medicare), state (Medicaid) and private/ERISA health insurance providers in single event and mass tort settlements. In fact, GRG evaluated and resolved Medicare and Medicaid’s interest in over 50,000 cases last year alone. Simply put, we know the process.

We at GRG provide this practice tip to keep our clients informed of the latest developments that may impact Medicaid lien resolution.