DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE
804 Worker’s Compensation Provision of Services Contracts
INSURANCE COMMISSIONER MATTHEW DENN hereby gives notice of intent to adopt proposed Department of Insurance Regulation 804 relating to WORKERS' COMPENSATION PROVISION OF SERVICES CONTRACTS. The docket number for the proposed regulation is 1044.
The purpose for proposing Regulation 804 is to require contracts between an employer or insurance carrier and a health care provider for the provision of services to be in writing and to be signed by all parties. The text of the proposed regulation is reproduced in the January 2009 edition of the Delaware Register of Regulations. The text can also be viewed at the Delaware Insurance Commissioner’s website at: http://www.delawareinsurance.gov/departments/documents/ProposedRegs/ProposedRegs.shtml.
The Department of Insurance does not plan to hold a hearing on this proposed regulation. Written comments, suggestions, briefs, compilations of data or other materials concerning the proposed amendments are being solicited from any interested party. Written comments or other written materials concerning the proposed regulation must be received by the Department of Insurance no later than 4:30 p.m., February 2, 2009, and should be addressed to Regulatory Specialist Mitchell G. Crane, Esquire, c/o Delaware Department of Insurance, 841 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, DE 19904, or sent by fax to 302.739.2021 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.