§5-16-11. To whom benefits paid.
Any benefits payable under any group hospital and surgical,
group major medical and group prescription drug plan or plans may
be paid either directly to the attending physician, hospital,
medical group, or other person, firm, association or corporation
furnishing the service upon which the claim is based, or to the
insured upon presentation of valid bills for such service, subject
to such provisions designed to facilitate payments as may be made
by the director.