A long-term care policy helps provide medical and financial support to people who have considerable restrictions due to a chronic illness or a disability. Many, but not all, long-term care claims are regulated by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). While this federal law protects beneficiaries in many ways, it can still be difficult for Chicago families to get access to full long-term care coverage.
At Bartolic Law, our Chicago long-term care claims attorneys are proud to be strong advocates for our clients. We fight tirelessly to hold the big insurance companies accountable. If your long-term care claim was unfairly denied in Cook County, Illinois, please do not hesitate to reach out to our Chicago law office for a free, no-risk initial consultation.
In far too many cases, the reason offered by the insurance company for the denial will be invalid or illegitimate. You should always carefully review a denial letter. Be ready to seek advice from an experienced legal professional. The first step to crafting a successful appeal is knowing exactly why your long-term care claim was rejected. You should have received a written denial letter from your insurer. Some of the most common reasons why long-term care claims are denied are as follows:
When our Chicago long-term care claims lawyers take on a case, we always look for the solution that is in the best interests of our client. Our legal team will take whatever action is necessary to get you and your family the full available benefits. This starts with reviewing the denial letter and conducting a comprehensive investigation of your claim. We will put together all relevant evidence in your case so that we make the strongest long-term care appeal to the insurance provider. If the insurance company is not willing to offer you and your family a full settlement, our law firm is ready to pursue long-term care litigation.
With the Law Offices of Michael Bartolic, you will have a legal advocate who has deep experience handling long-term care claims. If you or your family member had your long-term care claim denied in Cook County, we are here to help. For a free, fully private case evaluation, please contact our Chicago law office today at (312) 635-1600.