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MEDICAL AND SURGICAL CARE, INC., UTICA, N. Y
.The Medical and Surgical Care, Inc., is a nonprofit medical expense indemnity plan incorporated to provide cash indemnity insurance for medical service to subscribers in the following counties in New York: Chenango, Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Herkimer, Lewis, Madison, Montgomery, Oneida and St. Lawrence.Medical and Surgical Care, Inc., was the first medical expense indemnity plan to obtain a permit to operate under the provisions of article IX-C of the New York insurance laws. This recent amendment to the New York insurance laws provides that such medical expense indemnity plans shall operate under the supervision of the New York State Department of Insurance and the State Department of Social Welfare.All employed persons and their dependents living in the counties mentioned who are subscribers of Hospital Plan, Inc., the hospital service plan in that area, are eligible to enroll in groups of
ORGANIZATION SECTION. JAMA. 1941;117(1):49-52. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820270049017