There's usually an avenue of appeal that Ken can take advantage of that
doesn't require an attorney. I would think that would be the case here,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Cleveland, Kyle E." <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Saturday, July 06, 2002 11:22 AM
Subject: Re: now the claim is denied
> Oh for godssakes, Ken. This is the most ridiculous thing I've heard.
> First thing I would do would be to lodge a complaint with the Georgia
> Medical Review Board and then get the advice of a competent medical
> malpractice attorney. Errors of this sort would definitely fall under the
> "malpractice" umbrella. In general, I think our society is too fond of
> litigation, but this is beyond the pale. In the corporate world these
> physicians would be terminated due to incompetence or attitudinal
> Yep. Get an attorney's advice on this one, Ken. Might cost you a couple
> hundred bucks for a consult, but IMO it would be money well spent.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Barber, Kenneth L.
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Sent: 7/5/02 6:58 AM
> Subject: now the claim is denied
> well, after tuesday getting my doc to agree to get the medical report
> of his in basket. (i wrote it for him with his nurses help), i go home
> afternoon and find a letter dening my claim because in months they had
> got the report. i will be looking into what i need to do.