115.014 Out-of-Network Referral Requirements

115.014

Out-of-Network Referral Requirements: The Texas Medical Association opposes health insurance company policies or procedures that discourage or interfere with medically necessary referrals for medical care out of network by imposing requirements for physicians to obtain patient signatures, sign documents disclosing ownership interests, make telephone calls, or obtain notification numbers (CSE Rep. 4-A-11).

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October 07, 2016