Kern Health Systems – $1 Million Dollar Settlement
The Hilliard Group conducted a lengthy investigation into the claims processing and payment to physicians of Kern Health Systems, a publicly funded HMO in Kern County. As a result of The Hilliard Group’s efforts on behalf of a emergency medicine client, The Hilliard Group was able to assist the client receive a nearly $1 million dollar settlement resulting from underpayments by the HMO.
The Hilliard’s Group work was featured on numerous occasions in many media outlets:
- Bakersfield Californian – Kern Health Settles-Lawsuit with ER Docs
- Ch 17 News – Kern Health Systems CEO explains million dollar spending