Section 46: Health Safety Net Employee Protections

No employee shall be penalized by an employer as a result of such employee’s filing of an application to the uncompensated care pool or otherwise providing notice to the division of health care finance and policy or to a health care provider in regard to the need for health care services for that employee that results in the employer being required to reimburse the pool in whole or in part.

Summary: 
Prohibits an employer from penalizing an employee if an employer must reimburse the Health Safety Net for health care services the employee received.