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MEDICAID RECOVERY FROM PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA   Lien v. Settlement The State of New Jersey has a lien against a personal injury settlement.  The Division of Medical Assistance and Health Service (DMAHS), Beneficiary Administrative Action Unit recovers money from legally-responsible third parties.  Recovery is for Medicaid benefits including New Jersey Family Care.  The individual…

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HOME CARE FOR PERSONAL INJURY VICTIMS

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA Many personal injury victims require home care for an extended period of time, and in many instances for the rest of their lives.  Most people would prefer to stay in their own homes, but to do so requires care sometimes for a few hours a day and other…

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THE TEAM APPROACH TO RESOLVING POST-SETTLEMENT ISSUES IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA             Once the Personal Injury Attorney has assisted a client in achieving a personal injury recovery, there is often other work that needs to be done.  Victims of personal injuries often require the services of a team of professionals to piece their lives back together.  The Personal Injury…

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POST-SETTLEMENT ISSUES IN WRONGFUL DEATH CASES PART 3

This is the third in series of articles addressing post-settlement issues. [The original article was published in the Barrister. The other parts are here – Part 1, Part 2, Part 4] by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA Structured Settlement There are many advantages to a Structured Settlement in wrongful death cases as with other…

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