Alaska Employment Law Update – July 2016

Alaska

Mandated Health Benefits – Pediatricians

On July 18, 2016, Alaska Governor Bill Walker signed legislation (H.B. 372) regarding group health insurance. Effective October 16, 2016, health care insurers that require plan participants to designate primary care providers must permit participants to designate pediatricians as their children’s primary care provider.

Read AK H.B. 372