NRS 695G.055
“Medically necessary” defined.

“Medically necessary” means health care services or products that a prudent physician would provide to a patient to prevent, diagnose or treat an illness, injury or disease, or any symptoms thereof, that are necessary and:


Provided in accordance with generally accepted standards of medical practice;


Clinically appropriate with regard to type, frequency, extent, location and duration;


Not primarily provided for the convenience of the patient, physician or other provider of health care;


Required to improve a specific health condition of an insured or to preserve the existing state of health of the insured; and


The most clinically appropriate level of health care that may be safely provided to the insured.

Source: Section 695G.055 — “Medically necessary” defined., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-695G.­html#NRS695GSec055.

Last Updated

Jun. 24, 2021

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