Network Adequacy Advisory Council

Purpose of Advisory Council

The Network Adequacy Advisory Council was established under regulation R049-14 for the purpose of recommending additional or alternative standards for determining whether a network plan is adequate. The Council recommendations must be provided to the Commissioner on or before September 15th, annually.

Commissioner Accepts Recommendation of Council

Letter of Acceptance signed by Insurance Commissioner Barbara D. Richardson on October 12, 2016 acknowledges the findings of the Council's Report presented to the Division of Insurance on September 15, 2016.

Advisory Council Meeting Dates

February 13, 2017:

First official meeting of the Council for Plan Year 2019 - Click here to view the Notice of Network Adequacy Advisory Council Meeting & Agenda


 2018 Network Adequacy Standards (T007-16)
 CMS 2018 Letter to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Marketplaces
 Public Comment - Nevada Society of Pathologists
 DOI Network Adequacy Presentation

Video Archive

Advisory Council Session

Future Advisory Council Meeting Dates

The following is a list of tenatively scheduled Advisory Council Meetings.  Meeting dates are subject to change depending on the needs of the Council.  The official notice for each meeting will be sent out in accordance with the open meeting laws.

June 20, 2017
July 21, 2017
August 17, 2017
September 11, 2017 

 External Resources & Related Items

Kaiser Health Care Network Adequacy Article February 13, 2017
Final Rule on Market Stabilization 2018
Urban Institute Network Adequacy Report
Connecticut Network Adequacy Survey
OB/GYN & Pediatric Doctor FTE 2016
Nevada Instant Atlas
Nevada Compare Care

 Network Adequacy Advisory Council Archives

 Plan Year 2018

For questions concerning Council matters, please contact the Division's Life and Health Section, Assistant Chief, Kimberly Everett: keverett@doi.nv.gov or (775) 687-0735; or Administrative Assistant, Nanci Hoffman: nhoffman@doi.nv.gov or (775) 687-0737.