Does my settlement need an MSA if the claimant is not receiving Medicare but has previously applied for SSDI?

PMSI has frequently been asked what the MSP obligations are when a settlement occurs and the claimant is not currently receiving Medicare benefits, but previously applied for SSDI benefits. It is clear that there is no conditional payment reimbursement obligation to Medicare if the claimant is not a beneficiary; however, whether an MSA is necessary … Read moreDoes my settlement need an MSA if the claimant is not receiving Medicare but has previously applied for SSDI?

SSA Implements SSN Randomization Project

Effective June 25, 2011, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will implement the SSN Randomization Project. The purpose of the SSA randomization initiative is to help protect the integrity of the SSN by establishing a new randomized assignment methodology. SSN randomization will also extend the longevity of the nine-digit SSN nationwide. SSN randomization will affect the … Read moreSSA Implements SSN Randomization Project