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Don’t Miss Upcoming Settlement Claim Filing Deadlines

Managed Care Advisory Group (MCAG) — a Hospital Council endorsed business partner — recovered over $40 million for its health care clients last year, and 2023 promises to be a big year for settlement opportunities.  

If your hospital missed out on previous opportunities, don’t worry — there are a number of upcoming settlement deadlines:  

  • Cathode Ray Tube Mitsubishi Settlement | $33 million | June 13 
  • Tuna Commercial Indirect Settlement | $6.5 million | June 21 
  • The Payment Card Interchange Fee Settlement | $5.54 billion | Filing deadline TBD 
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Antitrust Litigation for Providers | Settlement Fund TBD | Filing deadline TBD  

Additionally, there has been movement in the Payment Card Interchange settlement and Blue Cross Blue Shield antitrust litigation for providers. Contact Kimberly Johnson, vice president, business development, at with any questions. 

MCAG is an industry leader, representing tens of thousands of businesses including over 1,400 hospitals. One thing that sets MCAG apart is the company’s ability to leverage its exclusive database to pull together required claims data – even when limited information is available.   

Signing up for MCAG’s service is easy. Visit MCAG’s website for Hospital Council members. 

Payment Card Settlement Disclaimer: On Dec. 13, 2019, the court granted final approval of the settlement filed on Sept. 18, 2018, for rule 23(b)(3) class plaintiffs in this action. No claim forms are available at this time, and no claim-filing deadline exists. No-cost assistance will be available from the class administrator and class counsel during any claims-filing period. No one is required to sign up with any third-party service in order to participate in any settlement. For additional information regarding the status of the litigation, interested persons may visit, the court-approved website for this case.