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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 06-1736



MCARE: Provider Experience Rating Notice

[36 Pa.B. 5663]
[Saturday, September 2, 2006]

   Section 712(g) of the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error (MCARE) Act (act) (40 P. S. § 1303.712(g)) requires the MCARE program to adjust the applicable MCARE assessment of each participating health care provider in accordance with the severity and frequency of claims paid by MCARE on behalf of the provider during the past five most recent claims periods. MCARE will implement this program effective January 1, 2007, utilizing the claims year payments for the 5-year period of 2002--2006 as the determinate years or claims periods.

   MCARE will send invoices to the health care providers subject to an experience rating adjustment. Refer to the MCARE website for additional information.

   Questions or comments should be directed to Robert Waeger, Director, Bureau of Medical Malpractice Administration, 30 N. Third St. 8th Floor, Harrisburg, PA 17108-2030,

Deputy Insurance Commissioner

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 06-1736. Filed for public inspection September 1, 2006, 9:00 a.m.]

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