La. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 22:1037. Health insurance coverage for activities performed by a registered nurse first assistant: State Mandated Health Benefits – Louisiana

Status: Enacted
Year Enacted: 2003
Year Amended: 2010
File: Download

Any hospital, health, or medical expense insurance policy, hospital or medical service contract, employee welfare benefit plan, health maintenance organization subscriber agreement, health and accident insurance policy, or any other insurance contract of this type, including a group insurance plan and a self-insurance plan that provides medical and surgical benefits which are delivered, issued for delivery, or renewed in this state on or after January 1, 2004, shall not deny coverage of perioperative services rendered by a registered nurse first assistant if the insurer covers the same such first assistant perioperative services when they are rendered by an advanced practice nurse, a physician assistant, or a physician other than the operating surgeon.

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