4123-6-65 Payment in the QHP system - employer payment to vendor that provides medical management and cost containment services and/or QHPs.

The bureau shall not interfere with nor impose restrictions upon an arrangement for payment negotiated between an employer and a vendor that provides medical management and cost containment services and/or a QHP under the QHP system, except that no financial arrangement between an employer and a vendor that provides medical management and cost containment services and/or a QHP shall incentivize a reduction in the quality of medical care received by an injured worker.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/17/2009 and 11/01/2014

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4121.12 , 4121.30 , 4121.31 , 4123.05

Rule Amplifies: 4121.121 , 4121.44 , 4121.441 , 4121.442 , 4123.66

Prior Effective Dates: 9/5/96