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Phoenix, AZ—The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) wants to make citizens aware of a recent Consumer Alert issued by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding Simple Health Plans, LLC.
Phoenix - The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) announced today that insurers in the individual and small group major medical health insurance markets can choose to renew transitional policies for a policy year beginning on or before October 1, 2020, provided all transitional coverage ends by December 31, 2020.
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Phoenix, AZ - A new state law is going into effect that will, under certain circumstances, allow a health plan enrollee who receives health care treatment on or after January 1, 2019, to request arbitration of a so-called “surprise out-of-network, or SOON, bill.”
Phoenix, AZ—The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) wants to make citizens aware of scams involving aggressive telemarketers attempting to sell health insurance plans and, in some cases, attempting to gain personal and financial information possibly for criminal purposes.
FORM UPDATED 1/23/2019. Pursuant to ARS § 20-2330, a health benefits plan issued or renewed after December 31, 2018, must allow an enrollee and any qualified dependent to continue coverage after a qualifying event.... The Department has prepared a sample notice of coverage continuation form and is making the sample available on its website....
Phoenix, AZ – A State Grand Jury indicted Cynthia Rose Martin and David Glenn Martin for their alleged involvement in submitting fraudulent applications for the financing of commercial liability policy premiums and for diverting insurance premiums from policyholders. The Maricopa County Superior Court issued an arrest warrant for Ms. Rose-Martin at the time of the indictment.
Go to https://insurance.az.gov/soonbdr to learn about surprise out-of-network bills, how to avoid them, and what to do if you receive one for health care services you received on or after January 1, 2019.
Phoenix, Arizona – On the morning of July 30, 2018, Mrs. Laura Lynn Bell, PMHNP-BC, was arrested by the Arizona Department of Insurance (DOI) Fraud Unit on allegations of over $190,000 in fraudulent medical claims.