Mr. Rich Sokol, representing Personicare Healthcare Network, testified in support of SB 19-217. Mr. Sokol discussed the role of medical lien companies, and addressed issues raised during earlier discussion.
Mr. Royal Washington, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Washington discussed his use of the services of a medical lien company.
Mr. Matt Holycross, representing Injury Finance, testified in support of the bill. He explained how the bill protects consumers and reduces the impacts of litigation. Discussion ensued regarding the history of the practice of offering medical liens, and the reasoning behind shielding juries from certain information. Mr. Holycross responded to questions regarding legal opinions on medical liens.