155.012 Laboratory Benefit Managers

155.012

Laboratory Benefit Managers: The Texas Medical Association supports (1) efforts to reduce laboratory benefit management policies that result in delays in patient care, reduced patient access, or increased patient costs without clinical justification, and (2) any policy regarding laboratory benefit management arrangements that preclude any potential conflict of interest in programs adopted by health insurance payers to provide laboratory benefit management, including prohibition on the use of any laboratory benefit management entity financially affiliated with a clinical laboratory (Res. 410-A-19). 

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June 20, 2019