2014 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Peace
Clarify Medicaid Managed and Coordinated Care for Individuals with ID/DD (language only)

Item 301 #40h

Item 301 #40h

Health and Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of

Page 264, after line 26, insert:
"FFFF. The Department of Medical Assistance Services shall work with the Department of Behavioral Health Services to better define Medicaid managed and coordinated care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to ensure that care is focused on consolidating and improving the management of services to this population.  Definitions shall be completed prior to enactment of Medicaid reforms to include all Medicaid long-term care recipients and services in managed and coordinated care.  The department shall convene stakeholder input regarding the definition of care and prior to the implementation of managed and coordinated care for this population."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)