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317:30-5-336.11.Rotary wing air ambulance
[Issued 12-21-06]
Rotary wing air ambulance services are covered by the OHCA only under the following circumstances:
(1) Time and distance in a ground ambulance would be a hazard to the life of the member;
(2) The medically necessary care and services for the member's need are not available at the local hospital, and;
(3) The transfer is for medical or surgical procedures, not solely for diagnostic services only.

Disclaimer. The OHCA rules found on this Web site are unofficial. The official rules are published by the Oklahoma Secretary of State Office of Administrative Rules as Title 317 of the Oklahoma Administrative Code. To order an official copy of these rules, contact the Office of Administrative Rules at (405) 521-4911.