Requires insurer and health care service contractor to cover labor and delivery services provided at out-of-network health care facility, and medical transport of individual presenting with signs of labor from in-network facility to out-of-network facility, if services provided at out-of-network facility due solely to diversion of patient from in-network health care facility for reasons related to state or federal declaration of public health emergency. Prescribes rate of reimbursement and prohibits deductible, out-of-pocket maximum, copayment or coinsurance requirement in excess of such requirements applicable to in-network providers. Exempts Public Employees' Benefit Board and Oregon Educators Benefit Board. Requires health benefit plan coverage of emergency medical services transport of pregnant woman presenting with signs of labor between medical facilities.] Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter 72, (2022 Laws): Effective date March 23, 2022.
House concurred in Senate amendments and repassed bill.
Third reading. Carried by Steiner Hayward. Passed.
Recommendation: Do pass with amendments to the A-Eng. bill. (Printed B-Eng.)
Public Hearing and Work Session held.
Referred to Rules.
First reading. Referred to President's desk.
Third reading. Carried by Stark. Passed.
Rules suspended. Carried over to February 22, 2022 Calendar.
Recommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed A-Engrossed.
Work Session held.
Public Hearing held.
Referred to Health Care.
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
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