CA Legislation: AB 1568 - Network Adequacy

Bill Number: AB 1568

Sponsor: Assembly Members Bonta and Atkins

Summary: This bill requires an access assessment to, among other items, measure managed care compliance with network adequacy requirements.  Network adequacy within Medicaid managed care contracts will account for the use of alternative modalities for accessing care, including telemedicine (among other components).

Status:  7/1/16: Chaptered

2016 Approved Leg./Reg.