Tag: MedicalCanvass

A medical canvass is a service within our Medical Background Investigations. The Medical Background Investigation (MBI) service is a comprehensive and in-depth approach to civil or insurance claim investigations.

3 Reasons You May Need a Medical Background Investigation for Your Insurance Claim Investigation

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When an injury accident occurs, insurance companies need to assess the damages and the claimant’s injuries. This process involves asking questions about their injuries and the damages they suffered. It also involves asking questions about prior medical conditions and injuries. After all, the insurance company is not responsible for treating past injuries.  Unfortunately, many claimants … Continue reading

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How Social Media and Medical Canvassing Can Bolster Your Insurance Claims Investigation

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Fraudulent insurance claims hurt everyone, from the everyday person to insurance companies. Fraud is a serious issue that no insurance company should take it lightly. The number of insurance fraud cases is staggering. The Coalition Against Insurance Fraud (CAIF) reported that fraud makes up 10 percent of loss and loss adjustment expenses every year. Fraud … Continue reading

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What Is Medical Canvassing?

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Did you know that fraud may steal $80 billion a year from insurance companies? In fact, 21 percent of bodily injury claims and 18 percent of personal injury protection claims involved some sort of fraud or buildup.  Due to this dilemma, there are times in the claims handling process when insurance adjusters become skeptical of … Continue reading

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