1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

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Personal Care Rate Increase

Item 335 #3c

Item 335 #3c

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. The rate would increase from $11.50 to $12.50 per hour in Northern Virginia and from $9.50 to $10.50 per hour in the rest of the state to allow for an increase in certified nurse aide salaries of up to $1.00/hour.)