2017 ORS 743A.252¹
Child abuse medical assessments

(1) As used in this section:

(a) “Child abuse medical assessment” has the meaning given that term in ORS 418.782 (Definitions for ORS 418.746 to 418.796).

(b) “Community assessment center” has the meaning given that term in ORS 418.782 (Definitions for ORS 418.746 to 418.796).

(c) “Health benefit plan” has the meaning given that term in ORS 743B.005 (Definitions).

(2) A health benefit plan shall provide payment to or reimburse a community assessment center for the services provided by the center:

(a) In conducting a child abuse medical assessment of a child enrolled in the plan; and

(b) That are related to the child abuse medical assessment including, but not limited to:

(A) A forensic interview; and

(B) Mental health treatment.

(3) The payment or reimbursement made in accordance with this section must be proportionate to the scope and intensity of the services provided by the community assessment center.

(4) This section is exempt from ORS 743A.001 (Automatic repeal of certain statutes on individual and group health insurance). [2015 c.100 §4]

Note: 743A.252 (Child abuse medical assessments) was added to and made a part of the Insurance Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 743A or any series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 743A—Health Insurance: Reimbursement of Claims, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors743A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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