Statewide Advisory Commission on Uniform Claims Administration

When: May 5, 2011, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: 1000 Washington Street, Hearing Room 111-E, Boston, MA

Section 57 of Chapter 288 of the Acts of 2010, An Act to Promote Cost Containment, Transparency and Efficiency in the Provision of Quality Health Insurance for Individuals and Small Businesses, seeks to promote administrative simplification in the processing of claims for health care services under health benefit plans by carriers. The Act directs the Division of Insurance (the "Division") to consult with a statewide advisory commission charged with investigating and studying the relative value of a uniform claims administration system for all payers in the Commonwealth (the "Commission").

Meetings of the Commission are open to members of the public in accordance with the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, §§ 18 through 25.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Vote on whether to adopt the draft minutes of the April 14, 2011 Commission meeting
  • Updates
  • Massachusetts Healthcare Administrative Simplification Consortium Presentation
  • Discuss recommendations for the Division's draft regulations pursuant to the Act
  • Discuss next steps