Network Adequacy Advisory Council

 NAAC with Commissioner Richardson

Purpose of Advisory Council

The Network Adequacy Advisory Council was established under regulation NAC 687B.770 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 September 14, 2017 acknowledges the findings of the Council's Report presented to the Division of Insurance on September 13, 2017.

Advisory Council Meeting Dates

February 27, 2018:

First meeting of the Council for Plan Year 2020 - Click here to view the Notice of Network Adequacy Advisory Council Meeting & Agenda


2019 Network Adequacy Standards (Proposed regulation: R002-18)
2019 CMS Draft Letter to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Exchanges

Draft minutes of September 11, 2017
CMS 2018 Letter to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Marketplaces
Final Rule on Market Stabilization 2018   
Facilitator's Presentation 
DOI Data Presentation
Mental Health Provider Breakdown

Video Archive & Approved Minutes

Advisory Council Session - Part I
Advisory Council Session - Part II

June 26, 2018

 Second meeting of the Council for Plan Year 2020 - Click here to view the Notice of Network Adequacy Advisory Council Meeting & Agenda


Draft minutes of February 27, 2018 meeting
Facilitator prepared meeting handout
Estimated impact of STLD Proposed Rule (2018)

Future Meeting Dates

Meeting dates are subject to change or may be cancelled depending on the needs of the Council.  Council meetings will be noticed as required by regulation.

June 26, 2018
July 24, 2018
August 21, 2018
September 13, 2018

External Resources & Related Items

2019 NV Network Adequacy Declaration
Nevada Independent Article - April 8, 2018
Plan Year 2019 Final Payment Notice
Plan Year 2019 Final Annual Issuer Letter

Network Adequacy Advisory Council Archives

Plan Year 2019
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.