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Kelly Health Care v. The Prudential Insurance Co. of America
Citation:226 Va. 376, 309 S.E.2d 305 (Va. 1983)
Green was insured under a group health insurance policy issued by Prudential. Green’s wife, his dependent, incurred expenses as a patient at a facility operated by Kelly Health Care. Prudential refused to pay the expenses, so Kelly Health Care sued Prudential and Green.
At trial, Kelly Health Care provided two documents as proof of assignment, which permitted Kelly Health Care to bill Prudential directly and required Green to pay any part of the services not paid to Kelly Health Care within 15 days of the billing date.
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