Chapter 19: NONPROFIT HOSPITAL OR MEDICAL SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
Subchapter 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
§2320-A. Screening mammograms
For purposes of this section, "screening mammogram" means a radiologic procedure that is provided to an asymptomatic woman
for the purpose of early detection of breast cancer and that consists of 2 radiographic views per breast.
1989, c. 875, Pt. I, §2 (NEW)
All individual and group nonprofit hospital and medical services plan contracts must provide coverage for screening mammograms
performed by providers that meet the standards established by the Department of Health and Human Services rules relating to
radiation protection. The policies must reimburse for screening mammograms performed at least once a year for women 40 years
of age and over.
A. [1997, c. 408, §1 (RP); 1997, c. 408, §8 (AFF).]
B. [1997, c. 408, §1 (RP); 1997, c. 408, §8 (AFF).]
1997, c. 408, §1 (RPR);
1997, c. 408, §8 (AFF);
2003, c. 689, Pt. B, §6 (REV)
This section applies to all policies, contracts and certificates executed, delivered, issued for delivery, continued or
renewed in this State. For purposes of this section, all contracts are deemed to be renewed no later than the next yearly
anniversary of the contract date.
2003, c. 517, Pt. B, §3 (AMD)
Each nonprofit hospital and medical care service organization subject to this section shall report to the superintendent
its experience for each calendar year beginning with 1991 not later than April 30th of the following calendar year. The report
must include the information required and be presented in the form prescribed by the superintendent. The report must include
the amount of claims paid in this State for services required by this section. The superintendent shall compile this data
in an annual report and submit the report to the joint standing committee of the Legislature having jurisdiction over banking
and insurance matters.
1991, c. 701, §2 (AMD)
1989, c. 875, §I2 (NEW).
1991, c. 701, §2 (AMD).
1997, c. 408, §1 (AMD).
1997, c. 408, §8 (AFF).
2003, c. 517, §B3 (AMD).
2003, c. 689, §B6 (REV).
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