Fair Coverage When Services Are Mandated
Revised with current title April 2017
Reaffirmed April 2011 and September 2005
Approved as a policy statement titled "Compensation when Services are Mandated" June 1999
Originally approved as CR011 September 1992
Any government agency, legislative body, insurance carrier, third party payer, or any other entity that mandates that a service or product be provided by emergency physicians or other providers, should also mandate an adequate source of funding to ensure fair coverage for those services or products.