Sections 3901.38 and 3901.381 to 3901.3813 of the Revised Code do not apply to the following:
(A) Policies offering coverage that is regulated under Chapters 3935. and 3937. of the Revised Code;
(B) An employer's self-insurance plan and any of its administrators, as defined in section 3959.01 of the Revised Code, to the extent that federal law supersedes, preempts, prohibits, or otherwise precludes the application of any provisions of those sections to the plan and its administrators;
(C) A third-party payer for coverage provided under the medicare advantage program operated under Title XVIII of the "Social Security Act," 49 Stat. 620 (1935), 42 U.S.C.A. 301, as amended;
(D) A third-party payer for coverage provided under the medicaid program , except that if a federal waiver applied for under section 5167.25 of the Revised Code is granted or the medicaid director determines that this provision can be implemented without a waiver, sections 3901.38 and 3901.381 to 3901.3813 of the Revised Code apply to claims submitted electronically or non-electronically that are made with respect to coverage of medicaid recipients by health insuring corporations licensed under Chapter 1751. of the Revised Code, instead of the prompt payment requirements of 42 C.F.R. 447.46;
(E) A third-party payer for coverage provided under the tricare program offered by the United States department of defense.
Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28, HB 153, §101.01, eff. 10/1/2011.
Effective Date: 07-24-2002; 09-29-2005; 03-30-2006; 2008 HB562 09-22-2008