A letter regarding the 2016 flood from PJAL Executive Director Roland J. Dartez:
of the Parish Government Risk Management Agency Group Health Plan
The Louisiana Department of Insurance has implemented
Emergency Rule 27 effective August 12, 2016 – September 12, 2016 for the
Emergency Rule 27 is applicable to insureds
from the following parishes: Acadia,
Avoyelles, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Iberia, Iberville,
Davis, Lafayette, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. Landry, St.
Tammany, Tangipahoa, Vermilion, Washington, and West Feliciana, and any such
parishes that have or may hereafter receive
a Major Disaster Declaration by the President of the United States or such
officer acting under his authority for this historic flood event.
This rule allows the PGRMA plan to make concessions for our member’s
residing in the affected areas to offer them assistance and/or waive plan
requirements such as Medication refill, Provider network access and prior
authorization requirements during the time frame that the Rule is in place,
August 12, 2016 to September 12, 2016.
We ask that you post this notice in your work place for your
employees and/or distribute to them accordingly.
Questions regarding this rule should be directed to:
CCMSI, Group Health
Please see http://www.ldi.la.gov/docs/default-source/documents/legaldocs/rules/rule27-cur-suspensionofcertain
for a full copy of Rule 27.
Executive Director, Police Jury Association of Louisiana