17:30D-28 Definitions relative to Medical Liability Insurance Premium Assistance Fund.
“Commissioner” means the Commissioner of Banking and Insurance.
“Fund” means the Medical Malpractice Liability Insurance Premium Assistance Fund established pursuant to section 27 of Phamplet Law 2004, Chapter 17 (C. 17:30D-29).
“Health care provider” means a physician, podiatrist, dentist and chiropractor licensed pursuant to the provisions of Title 45 of the Revised Statutes, a nurse licensed pursuant to the provisions of Title 45 of the Revised Statutes who is employed by a licensed hospital, long-term care facility or assisted living facility in this State and any person who purchases professional liability insurance on behalf of or for a practitioner, including professional liability insurance protection which is provided for hospital employed physicians through hospital funding supplemented by purchased commercial insurance coverage.
“Practitioner” means a physician, podiatrist, dentist and chiropractor and a nurse employed by a licensed hospital, long-term care facility or assisted living facility in this State.
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