2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Restore Partial Inflation for Home Health and Outpatient Rehab in FY 2018

Item 306 #16c

Item 306 #16c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2017 $0 FY2018 $110,812 GF
FY2017 $0 FY2018 $110,812 NGF

Page 250, line 34, strike "$11,552,255,000" and insert "$11,552,476,624".

Page 273, line 13, after "Assistance to", strike "eliminate inflation" and insert:

"limit inflation to 50 percent of the inflation factor".


(This amendment provides $110,812 the second year and a corresponding amount of federal matching funds to provide a 1.6 percent inflation adjustment for home health agencies and a 1.45 percent inflation adjustment for outpatient rehabilitation agencies. Funding for an inflation adjustment in the second year was removed in the introduced budget.)