§33-15B-1. Legislative findings; purpose.
The Legislature hereby finds that there is a need to provide
guidelines regarding uniform health care administration in order to
best serve consumers, health care providers and insurers and to
organize and streamline the claims process. The purpose of this
article is to authorize the Insurance Commissioner to develop
standard forms and procedures regarding health care claims and to
require that all insurers, third party payers, and health care
providers implement and use such standards in a uniform manner.