(A) The MCO shall review all bills submitted to it for payment by a provider consistent with the MCO's previous treatment reimbursement approval/denial of the service billed, the MCO's utilization standards, the criteria set forth in rule 4123-6-25 of the Administrative Code, applicable industry standards, and the requirements of the MCO contract.
(B) The MCO shall have in place and operating a grievance hearing procedure allowing a provider, employer, or employee to grieve a disputed bill payment.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.30, 4121.31, 4121.44, 4121.441, 4123.05 Rule Amplifies: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.44, 4121.441
Prior Effective Dates: 2/16/96, 2/1/10