2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Barker
Modify Funding Source for DSH Payments to Support TDO Utilization

Item 313 #39s

Item 313 #39s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2021 $16,261,962 FY2022 $16,261,962 GF
FY2021 ($16,261,962) FY2022 ($16,261,962) NGF


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Page 524, line 51, strike "and (iii) increase Disproportionate Share"

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Page 525, line 12, strike "and 2) cover the non-federal share of TDO incentive payments based on the latest estimate."


(This amendment modifies language and shifts funding proposed in the introduced budget for Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payments to support increased temporary detention order (TDO) utilization in private acute care hospitals from nongeneral funds from the health care Provider Payment Rate Assessment to the general fund. The amendment also shifts $55,000 in nongeneral fund amounts to the general fund for a position in the Department of Medical Assistance Services and the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to administer the proposed DSH payments.)