March 17, 2020
On March 6, 2020, the Commissioner of Insurance issued a Bulletin requesting insurers, self-funded plans, pharmacy benefit managers and cooperative health plans (“Health Plan Issuers”) to remove any barriers to testing and treatment for COVID-19. Specifically, the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance requests Health Plan Issuers providing coverage to Wisconsin residents take the following measures, effective immediately:
The above requests are not exhaustive. Employers with employees in Wisconsin should consult their carriers, as applicable, and be aware of the Commissioner’s requests when addressing questions regarding health insurance coverage and COVID-19.
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