State Law

Texas Statutes-Insurance Code-Title 8-Subtitle F-Chapter 1467-Subchapter B. Mandatory Mediation for Out-of-Network Facilities

08/24/2023 Texas Section 1467.0505

Establishment and Administration of Mediation Program

OON-Payment Issues

(a) The commissioner shall establish and administer a mediation program to resolve disputes over out-of-network provider charges in accordance with this subchapter.

(b) The commissioner:

(1) shall adopt rules, forms, and procedures necessary for the implementation and administration of the mediation program, including the establishment of a portal on the department’s Internet website through which a request for mediation under Section 1467.051 may be submitted; and

(2) shall maintain a list of qualified mediators for the program.