Surgical Staffing Co. Says Florida Blue Failed To Pay Claims

Law360, Miami (January 27, 2014, 7:17 PM EST) -- A Tampa-based surgical assistant staffing company on Friday sued Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc., alleging that the insurer failed to pay for authorized and covered medical services to Florida Blue members and subscribers for services performed by surgical assistants.

The suit, filed by United Surgical Assistants Holdings LLC in state court in Miami, brings a claim of unjust enrichment, among others, against the insurer, which serves about 4 million members in the state, according to company information.

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