1999 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1450 (Committee Approved)

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Personal Care Rate Increase

Item 335 #3h

Item 335 #3h

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY1999 $0 FY2000 $4,404,274 GF
FY1999 $0 FY2000 $4,672,960 NGF

Page 264, line 5, strike "$2,610,739,089" and insert "$2,619,816,323".

(This amendment provides additional funding for Medicaid reimbursement of personal care services to provide a targeted increase in certified nurse assistant salaries averaging $1.00/hour. The rate would increase from $11.50 to $13.50 per hour in Northern Virginia and from $9.50 to $11.50 per hour in the rest of the state.)