Issue: What is the statutory definition of ‘health care specialist’ in Utah?
|Area of Law:||Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Law Compliance|
|Keywords:||Health care specialist; Referral; Direct access|
|Cited Statutes:||Utah Code § 31A-22-628|
Utah Code § 31A-22-628 (2014) (“With respect to a health insurance policy or health maintenance organization contract that does not allow an insured to have direct access to a health care specialist, the insurer shall establish and implement a procedure by which an insured may obtain a standing referral to a health care specialist.” No definition is provided.).