The case of Kindig v. Anthem Life Insurance Company provides an example of how claimants of long term disability benefits may sabotage their own case. A New York Federal Court concluded that Anthem did not act arbitrarily or capriciously by terminating benefits to its claimant following his hip replacement surgery when the court found:
1) his treating physician concurred with the reviewing physician’s report that he was not disabled; and
2) the claimant was actively seeking similar employment with other companies.
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