A judge is allowing two law firms to collect $75 million from the state of South Carolina for helping negotiate a settlement with the federal government over nuclear material left at the Savannah River Site.
If a firefighter is diagnosed with one of several types of cancer listed in a new law, the state will provide a one-time payment of $20,000 upon diagnosis and $12,000 a year to help cover out-of-pocket medical expenses.
Surprise billing happens when you go to a facility for surgery or the emergency room. The hospital is covered by your insurance. But you’re surprised to later learn that some of the doctors or providers you saw there are not covered.