WINKEL-BRUNSVOLD-WINTERS-MAUTINO-KOSEL, LYONS,EILEEN, NOLAND,
DANIELS, ACKERMAN, BROWN, BOST, BEAUBIEN, BERGMAN, BIGGERT,
BRADY, CHURCHILL, CLAYTON, HASSERT, HOEFT, JOHNSON,TOM,
LAWFER, LEITCH, MEYER, MITCHELL, MOFFITT, MYERS, PANKAU,
POE, ROSKAM, RUTHERFORD, RYDER, STEPHENS, TENHOUSE,
WIRSING, BLACK, RIGHTER AND MCAULIFFE.
MANAGED CARE REFORM ACT OF 98
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Managed Care Reform Act of 1998. Provides for the
regulation of managed care plans by the Department of Insurance.
Creates specific patient rights to disclosure, quality of care, and
confidentiality. Prohibits restraints on communications between
physicians and patients. Requires the establishment of grievance
procedures. Requires utilization review programs to register with the
Department of Insurance. Effective January 1, 1999.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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