4616.5. (a) For purposes of this article, employer means a self-insured employer, joint powers authority, or the state.
(b) For purposes of this article, entity that provides physician network services means a medical network licensed by the Department of Insurance or Department of Managed Health Care, or a third-party claims adjusting organization licensed by the Department of Insurance or certified by the Office of Self Insurance Plans, or a legal entity that offers medical management and physician network services within California.
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