1999 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1450 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Shuler
Nursing Facility Rate Increase

Item 335 #15h

Item 335 #15h

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY1999 $0 FY2000 $32,923,019 GF
FY1999 $0 FY2000 $35,170,091 NGF

Page 264, line 5, strike "$2,610,739,089" and insert "$2,678,832,199".

(This amendment provides funds for an average per diem increase in nursing facility reimbursement of $10/day; of this amount, $28 million in total Medicaid dollars is dedicated to a targeted increase in nursing staff salaries. All ceilings contained in the nursing facility payment methodology will be increased or removed to the extent this appropriation permits.)