2012 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Require Consultation on Intensive In-home Rates (language only)

Item 307 #2s

Item 307 #2s

Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of

Page 233, line 33, strike the second "and" and, insert: "in consultation with".
Page 233, line 34, after "Boards" insert:
", the Virginia Network of Private Providers, the Virginia Coalition of Private Provider Associations, and the Association of Community Based Providers".

(This amendment adds language requiring the Department of Medical Assistance Services to consult with representatives of provider associations to establish rates for Medicaid intensive in-home services based on quality indicators and standards. Private providers deliver more than 90 percent of these services and can provide expertise to assist with this effort.)