As used in this part:
(1) Group health insurance is that form of health insurance covering groups of persons under a master group health insurance policy issued to any one of the groups listed in ss. 627.653–627.656.
(2)(a) The terms “policy,” “insurance policy,” “health insurance policy,” “group health policy,” and “group health insurance policy” include plans of self-insurance providing health insurance benefits.
Terms Used In Florida Statutes 627.652
- group health insurance policy: include plans of self-insurance providing health insurance benefits. See Florida Statutes 627.652
- insurance: include the benefits provided under a plan of self-insurance. See Florida Statutes 627.652
- person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 1.01
(b) The terms “amount of insurance” and “insurance” include the benefits provided under a plan of self-insurance.
(c) The term “insurer” includes any person or governmental unit providing a plan of self-insurance.