§33-25A-27. Authority to contract with health maintenance
organizations under medicaid.
The department of welfare is hereby authorized to enter into
contracts with health maintenance organizations certified and
permitted to market under the laws of this state, and to furnish
to recipients of medical assistance under Title XIX of the Social
Security Act, 42 U.S.C. Section 1396, et. seq., health care
services offered to such recipients under the medical assistance
plan of West Virginia.