This bill modifies registration requirements for discount medical plan organizations. This bill is a request of the insurance department.
AN ACT relative to balance billing for certain health care services. This bill modifies insurance coverage to reflect changes in federal law and clarifies coverage related to emergency services.
AN ACT relative to health care provider contract standards. This bill modifies provider contract standards for purposes of the managed care law.
This bill requires the insurance commissioner to establish a pilot program for association health plans. No later than January 1, 2023, the commissioner shall develop and implement a pilot program for the establishment of association health plans (AHP). Membership in an AHP may be based on profession, line of business, or geographic region, and shall be open to any eligible person regardless of age or health history or status.
Relative to licensure requirements for telehealth services. This bill clarifies licensure requirements for healthcare professionals providing services by means of telemedicine or telehealth.
This bill revises the definition of telemedicine and telehealth in the context of the practitioner patient relationship.