Matthew Scarborough

Medical Bills

  • By: Scarborough Attorneys at Law
  • Published: April 29, 2014
As a trial recap, the plaintiff, Danais Santana, asserted that she has $17,000 in medical bills as a result of an October 2009 accident. The Plaintiff filed, years ago, and before any of these people were involved, a proposal for settlement for $4,250. Therefore, if this plaintiff received a verdict totaling roughly $5,500, our insured would be exposed to approximately $200,000…Read More

  • By: Scarborough Attorneys at Law
  • Published: November 8, 2011
Here is a link to a New York Times article that provides confirmation that MRIs are overused and not clinically important unless correlated with symptoms. Click here to view articleRead More

  • By: Scarborough Attorneys at Law
  • Published: January 15, 2011
Alert:  The First District Court of Appeal in Nationwide Mutual v. Harrell has created yet another conflict in the ongoing saga as to whether or not a Plaintiff is allowed to “blackboard” his or her outstanding medical bills when those same bills have been paid by a collateral source as outlined by Florida Statute Section 768.76. The Harrell court determined…Read More