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> Code of Alabama Title 27, Chapter 3a - Health Care Service Utilization Review Act
Code of Alabama Title 27, Chapter 3a - Health Care Service Utilization Review Act
Section 27-3a-1 - Short Title.
This chapter may be cited as the "Health Care Service Utilization Review Act." (Acts 1994, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 94-786, p. 80, §1.)
Section 27-3a-2 - Purposes.
The purposes of this chapter are to: (1) Promote the delivery of quality health care in a cost-effective manner. (2) Assure that utilization review agents...
Section 27-3a-3 - Definitions.
As used in this chapter, the following words and phrases shall have the following meanings: (1) DEPARTMENT. The Alabama Department of Public Health. (2) ENROLLEE....
Section 27-3a-4 - Duties of Utilization Review Agents.
(a) Utilization review agents shall adhere to the minimum standards set forth in Section 27-3A-5. (b) On or after July 1, 1994, a utilization review...
Section 27-3a-5 - Standards for Utilization Review Agents.
(a) Except as provided in subsection (b), all utilization review agents shall meet the following minimum standards: (1) Notification of a determination by the utilization...
Section 27-3a-6 - Violations of Chapter by Utilization Review Agent.
(a) Whenever the department has reason to believe that a utilization review agent subject to this chapter has been or is engaged in conduct that...
Last modified: November 15, 2016