In medical negligence cases in Tennessee there is often a dispute about whether the plaintiff can recover the amount of the medical charges or the amount actually paid by the private insurer or governmental entity like Medicare. This is a recent brief on the subject prepared by Brandon Bass, a fine lawyer who works with our firm.
It is hard to believe that this issue has not yet been addressed by our supreme court.
Are you a non-lawyer who discovered this blog post while doing research on the Internet? The author of this post is John Day, a lawyer who represents the injured and the families of those who have died because of the negligence of others. This blog post is no substitute for the advice of an experienced personal injury lawyer.
John writes a blog for non-lawyers who have questions about Tennessee personal injury and wrongful death law. The blog is the Tennessee Injury Law Center.