MIAMI – A Palm Beach County individual alleges that an insurer failed to provide coverage for a preapproved surgery.
H. Forss filed a complaint on March 6 in the U.S. District Court for
the Southern District of Florida against Aetna Life Insurance Co. citing
the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
According to the
complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he needed a surgery and was
granted preapproval by the defendant for coverage. The plaintiff holds
Aetna Life Insurance Co. responsible because the defendant allegedly
failed to pay the plaintiff's claims.
The plaintiff requests a
trial by jury and seeks award benefits to the plaintiff, interest,
declare plaintiff's rights for future benefits, all legal fees and any
other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Cathleen
Scott of Scott Wagner & Associates PA in Jupiter.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 9:17-cv-80275-KAM