The Louisiana Department of Health, Office of Public Health, STD/HIV/Hepatitis Program, is issuing a Request for Information (RFI) to provide health insurance payment services to persons living with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (“PLWH”) in Louisiana.

Specifically, this assistance would include the following:

  1. Making premium payments to health insurers, dental insurers, vision insurers and employers on behalf of eligible clients on a monthly basis or as otherwise required by the insurer/employer;

  2.  Reviewing and adjudicating claims for health, dental, and vision deductibles, copays and coinsurance on behalf of eligible members according to timeframes set forth by medical, dental and vision providers.



The RFI will be available at the following web address:

May also be posted at:


To be assured consideration, response to this RFI must be received by Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 4:00 PM CT.  Hardcopy and an electronic copy on a flash drive must be mailed/delivered to:


Alicia Cooke, Health Insurance Program Coordinator

Louisiana Department of Health

Office of Public Health STD/HIV/Hepatitis Program

1450 Poydras Street, Suite 2136

New Orleans, LA 70112


Please see full RFI below

Health Insurance Continuation Program RFI