LabFinder Terms of Use

 

DISCLAIMER: “Prior authorization” means any practice implemented by a carrier or payor in which coverage of a health care service is dependent upon a covered person or a health care practitioner obtaining approval prior to the service being performed. In rendering the services, LabFinder is relying solely on information provided by the patient and/or ordering and/or rendering healthcare providers and suppliers, and does not represent or warrant that it will take steps to verify the information provided to it for the conduct of the services hereunder. As such, LabFinder cannot guaranty the accuracy, current state of the information, or completeness of the information at the time of the request for authorization. LabFinder does not conduct utilization review or make any determination or assessment of medical necessity. LabFinder will not be liable for any damages of any nature attributable to participation in this program, including with respect to any failure to obtain reimbursement from and/or refunds or offsets by carriers/payors, or costs associated therewith. Participants including subscriber assume the sole and absolute risk of participation including of any liability to carriers/payors and patients. Subscriber will look solely to the patient and carrier/payor for ultimate payment/reimbursement including with respect to any dispute regarding payment and/or care, and will be solely responsible for having patients sign any necessary agreements allowing for subscriber to enforce same against such third party. Subscriber acknowledges that prior authorizations are not a guaranty of payment or a verification of patient eligibility under the applicable carrier/payor plan, and payment/reimbursement eligibility is ultimately subject to the terms and conditions of participation of the patient and subscriber with the applicable carrier or payor plan. Carriers and other payors retain the right to review the medical necessity of services, eligibility for services, and benefit limitations and exclusions even after a patient receives the services. IN NO EVENT SHALL LABFINDER BE LIABLE TO SUBSCRIBER FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, OR FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS PRIOR AUTHORIZATION PROGRAM, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH CLAIM ARISES IN TORT OR IN CONTRACT. SUBSCRIBER MAY NOT ASSERT ANY CLAIM AGAINST LABFINDER RELATED TO THESE SERVICES MORE THAN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM ACCRUED.