2014 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Floor Approved)

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Report on Certain Fraud Prevention Efforts (language only)

Item 301 #17h

Item 301 #17h

Health and Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of

Page 266, line 14, after "abuse." insert:
"In addition, the Department shall report on data mining efforts and efforts to filter Medicaid claims and electronic payments through a payment processing network in order to prevent Medicaid payment fraud."
Page 266, line 16, strike "2015" and insert "2014".

(This amendment directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to include additional information its report on efforts to validate and provide meaningful reliable data on the Medicaid program to prevent Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse. It also modifies language in the introduced budget to require a report on these efforts by September 1, 2014 instead of 2015.)