Health Care Fraud Reporting Immunity
§ 27-63-1 Immunity for reporting health
(a) No insurer, agent authorized by the insurer to act on its behalf, or other
person shall be subject to any civil or criminal liability in any cause of
action for releasing or providing in good faith to a law enforcement agency
factually accurate information relating to suspected or discovered health
(b) No employer shall discharge, or in any manner
discriminate or retaliate against any person who, in good faith, makes a report
to law enforcement, testifies, or is about to testify in any proceeding about
the health care fraud.
(c) Nothing contained in this chapter shall be construed to
limit the rights and remedies available to a person pursuant to chapter 33 of
title 9 or chapter 50 of title 28.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1998, ch. 59, § 1.)