Disability back dating
On Oct 5 2010 I had lower lumbar diskectomy and with lamintomy decompression on right and left side of spine.Cigna paid my STD thru 1/13/11 but reviewed for LTD in Jan.As a multi-billion dollar corporation Cigna is in business to collect premiums and try to make as much money as possible.
I have been unable to stand or walk for any significant amout of time and still have severe low back pain. Cigna stated that MRI done on 12/9/10 was unremarkable even though it did show a re herniation of disc that was involved in surgery.
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You have been paid through February 7, 2011, so CIGNA will usualy take 7-14 days to review updated medical records.
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