March 17, 2020
On March 10, 2020, the New Hampshire Insurance Department ordered health insurers in New Hampshire to cover the costs of testing for COVID-19 for insureds who meet the CDC criteria for testing (including in-network provider office visits, urgent care visits or emergency services). This also includes out-of-network testing if in-network providers are unavailable.
In addition, the Department directs all health insurance carriers to:
The above requirements are not exhaustive. Employers with employees in New Hampshire should consult their carriers, as applicable, and be aware of the Insurance Commissioner’s directives when addressing questions regarding health insurance coverage and COVID-19.
INS No. 20-016-AP »