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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 405. Rules Governing Private Review Agents
9/30/2020

12VAC5-405-10. Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to implement Article 2.1 (§ 32.1-138.6 et seq.) of the Code of Virginia with respect to private review agents.

This chapter is designed to:

1. Provide minimum qualifications for private review agents operating in this Commonwealth;

2. Provide guidelines for the protection of consumers regarding the confidentiality of medical records; and

3. Promote the delivery of quality health care in a cost effective manner.

Statutory Authority

§§ 32.1-138.7 and 32.1-138.15 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 15, Issue 20, eff. July 21, 1999.

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