58-17-63 "Health benefit plan" defined.
"Health benefit plan" defined.
For the purposes of §§ 58-17-64, 58-18-63, 58-38-36, and 58-40-33, a health benefit plan is any hospital or medical policy or certificate, hospital or
medical service plan, or health maintenance organization subscriber contract. The term does not
include specified disease, hospital indemnity, fixed indemnity, fixed duration of one year or less,
accident-only, credit, dental, vision, medicare supplement, long-term care, or disability income
insurance, coverage issued as a supplement to liability insurance, workers' compensation or similar
insurance, or automobile medical payment insurance.
Source: SL 1994, ch 381, § 3.