Insurance Coverage: New Hampshire
For more information about insurance coverage of clinical trial costs, see this feature's main page: States That Require Health Plans to Cover Patient Care Costs in Clinical Trials.
Legislation: Senate Bill 409
Effective: January 2001
What clinical trials are covered?
Phase I, II, III, and IV trials for cancer and other life-threatening conditions, with coverage for Phase I and II trials to be decided on a case-by-case basis. Coverage is required for clinical trials that are approved by:
Coverage is also required for reasonable and medically necessary services to administer the drug or device under evaluation in the clinical trial.
Who is required to pay?
Private insurers and specified managed care plans.
Other key provisions: