Health Plan Board of Directors

Name Health Plan Board of Directors
Contact Person Ms. Leah Barron - Chief Executive Officer
Mailing Address Post Office Drawer 83880
Baton Rouge, LA 70884-3880
Phone Number 800-736-0947
Fax Number 225-927-3873
Board Email lhp@lahealthplan.org
Website www.lahealthplan.org
Legal Authority LA R.S. 22:1201 - 22:1215
Year Created 1990
Organizational Placement Department of Insurance
Purpose/Function provide health insurance to persons with pre-existing medical conditions;establish procedures for the payment of expenses incurred by an administrator in the performance of services; establish procedures for the reporting and remittance of charges assessed; provide for claims paid under the benefit plan and for administrative expenses incurred for the operation of the plan; development of a program to publicize the existence of the benefits plan, establish procedures for enrollment of members, e
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 13
Number Currently Serving: 12
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 3
Estimated number in current year: 4
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 2
Part-time: 1
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
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