58-18-23. Forms for filing proof of loss--Failure of insurer to furnish, submission of written proof. Subject to § 58-18-20, every blanket health insurance policy shall contain a provision that the insurer will furnish to the policyholder such forms as are usually furnished by it for filing proof of loss. If such forms are not furnished before the expiration of fifteen days after the giving of such notice, the claimant shall be deemed to have complied with the requirements of the policy as to proof of loss upon submitting within the time fixed in the policy for filing proof of loss, written proof covering the occurrence, character and extent of the loss for which claim is made.
Source: SL 1966, ch 111, ch 26, § 5 (3).