Can I Still File a Claim If My Medical Bills Were Paid By My Health Insurance?

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Yes. Texas recognizes the collateral source rule, which says you can make a claim and get money for your medical bills even if those bills were paid by your personal injury protection (PIP)

The insurance company will probably assert a subrogation right to get reimbursed for a portion of the amount that they paid out. This subrogation concept can be confusing, but don't worry. You can click here to read more on Medical Liens and Subrogation.

Mark A. Anderson
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