I. Meeting called to order II. Roll Call
III. Acceptance of Meeting Minutes of July 12, 2011
IV. Presentation: Fred Earley, President of the Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield of West Virginia will explain the problems that can arise if such legislation is passed
V. Presentation Randy Cox, Spilman Thomas &Battle. On behalf of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) and the West Virginia HMO Association will also speak about the reasons that the assignment of benefits is not a good idea.
VI. Presentation Joseph M. Letnaunchyn, The President of the WV Hospital Association will speak in support of legislation that will require assignment of benefits to be honored.
VII. Presentation The WV Medical Association will also speak in support of legislation that will require assignment of benefit documents to be honored
VIII Other Business