2012 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1301 (Conference Report)

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Add Providers to Workgroup on Medicaid Intensive In-home Rates (language only)

Item 307 #27c

Item 307 #27c

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 adding provider groups to those representatives that the Department of Medical Assistance Services is required to consult with in establishing 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.)