§ 53-441. Definitions
As used in sections 53-440 to 53-443, inclusive:
(a) “Statement” includes but is not limited to any notice, statement, invoice, account, bill for services, explanation of services, medical opinion, test result, computer-generated document, electronic transmission or any other evidence of loss, injury or expense;
(b) “Person” means any individual, corporation, limited liability company, partnership, association or any other legal entity;
(c) “Insurer” means any insurance company, health care center, corporation, Lloyd’s insurer, fraternal benefit society or any other legal entity authorized to provide health care benefits in this state, including benefits provided under health insurance, disability insurance, workers’ compensation and automobile insurance or any person, partnership, association or legal entity, which is self-insured and provides health care benefits to its employees or governmental entity, which provides medical benefits to Medicare or Medicaid recipients.