Carson City, NV - January 18, 2018
The Nevada Division of Insurance is currently accepting
applications for individuals to represent consumers or consumer groups to fill
a recent vacancy on the Network Adequacy Advisory Council.
The Network Adequacy Advisory Council is composed of 9
members appointed by Nevada’s Insurance Commissioner Barbara Richardson. This
Council was created under the Network Adequacy Regulation R049-14 to recommend
additional standards for determining whether a network plan is adequate.
“This is an excellent opportunity for members of the
community who have experience in consumer advocacy to have a seat on the
council to help ensure Nevada consumers have adequate access to providers and
healthcare,” said Insurance Commissioner Barbara Richardson.
The deadline to submit an application is February 8, 2018,
no later than 5:00 PM (PST). The applications may be sent to:
Nevada Division of Insurance
Attention: Tracy Zehner
1818 E. College Parkway, Suite 103
Carson City, Nevada 89706
or by e-mail to: email@example.com
For more information and to view the notice visit the
Division’s website at http://doi.nv.gov/Notices/.
Network Adequacy measures whether a network plan has
sufficient providers of health care services to meet the needs of its members.
About the Nevada Division of Insurance
The State of Nevada Division of Insurance, a Division of the
Nevada Department of Business and Industry, protects the rights of Nevada
consumers and regulates Nevada’s $14 billion insurance industry. The Division
of Insurance has offices in Carson City and Las Vegas. In 2017, the Division
investigated more than 3,200 consumer complaints and recovered over $5 million
on behalf of consumers. For more information about the Division of Insurance,