It can be really hard to tell when you've reached your maximum medical improvement, and even harder to predict whether you'll need care in the future. Even if you're relatively sure you'll need future care, you can bet that the adjuster will interpret any ambiguities against you. For this post, our good friend and nurse-paralegal extraordinaire Martin Ginsburg offers his sage advice for (i) determining the need for future care and (ii) communicating that need to the insurance company.
Medicare's great until you forget to pay them out of your settlement recovery. Read on to learn how to not do that!