58-17H-40 Urgent care requests--Written procedures required for receipt and determination of request...
Urgent care requests--Written procedures required for receipt and determination
Each health carrier shall establish written procedures, in accordance with §§ 58-17H-40
to 58-17H-48, inclusive, for receiving benefit requests from covered persons or their authorized
representatives and for making and notifying covered persons or their authorized representatives of
expedited utilization review and benefit determinations with respect to urgent care requests and
concurrent review urgent care requests. (SL 2012, ch 239, § 1 provides: "The provisions of chapter
219 of the 2011 Session Laws shall be deemed repealed if the Patient Protection and Affordable Care
Act, Pub. L. No. 111-148, 124 Stat. 119 (2010), as amended by the Health Care and Education
Reconciliation Act of 2010, Pub. L. No. 111-152, 124 Stat. 1029 (2010) is found to be
unconstitutional in its entirety by a final decision of a federal court of competent jurisdiction and all
appeals exhausted or time for appeals elapsed.")
Source: SL 2011, ch 219, § 65.