(b) If a majority of the board determines that a health care provider covered by one of the programs created by this article presents an extreme risk because of the number of claims filed against him or her or the outcome of such claims, said board may, after notice and a hearing in accordance with the provisions of the West Virginia administrative procedures act, chapter twenty-nine-a of this code, terminate coverage for all claims against that health care provider. Coverage shall terminate thirty days after the board's decision. Upon termination of coverage under this subsection, the board shall notify the licensing or disciplinary board having jurisdiction over the health care provider of said provider's name and of the reasons for termination of the coverage.
(c) The board may terminate coverage for a health care provider's failure to pay premiums by providing written notice of such termination by first-class mail no less than thirty days prior to termination of coverage.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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