(a) Have improved access to information regarding their health plans;
(b) Have sufficient and timely access to appropriate health care services, and choice among health care providers;
(c) Are assured that health care decisions are made by appropriate medical personnel;
(d) Have access to a quick and impartial process for appealing plan decisions;
(e) Are protected from unnecessary invasions of health care privacy; and
(f) Are assured that personal health care information will be used only as necessary to obtain and pay for health care or to improve the quality of care.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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