Car Accident Medical Bills

Were you injured in an auto accident and have questions about how car accident medical bills are handled? Watch this video to learn more, and call for a free consultation.

Read Our FREE Car Accident Guide

Question:

Who will pay for my medical bills after a car accident?

Answer:

People often ask me, “Who’s going to pay for my medical bills after an accident?” This is a very troubling question because many people today still don’t have health insurance, and as a result, if a crash happens and they’re injured, they do not have health insurance to pay for expenses for this kind of an injury. Oftentimes, the only recourse that a person without health insurance has is to go after the other person who hit them to get paid for medical expenses, wage loss expenses, as well as pain and suffering.Car Accident Medical BillsThe difficulty of those types of claims is simply that you have to wait until the very end of your case, after all of the medical care has been provided and you have been released from care from the doctor, in order to know that it’s safe for you to make a claim against the other party’s insurance, because it’s a one-time payment and after that, you’re barred from any future payment or recoveries. If you don’t have health insurance, or if your health insurance requires that you pay them back at the end of the case against a third-party, ultimately your best source of recovery is against the other party’s insurance, the party that caused the crash.


Were you or a loved one seriously injured in a motor vehicle crash and have questions about paying your car accident medical bills? Contact a Virginia car accident lawyer at The Strong Law Firm today for a free confidential consultation and case evaluation. Let our experience work for you.

Review Attorney Michael Strong on Avvo.

Out of Town Legal Resources

Recently, a former client who now lives in Florida called with a question about their case. I practice in Virginia, but we found these personal injury attorneys in Florida that created a lot of very helpful online educational legal resources. If you or someone you love has any questions about a personal injury case in Florida, look at these personal injury attorneys located in St. Petersburg, FL.