2024 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Approved)

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Nurse Manager Position

Item 292 #4h

Item 292 #4h

First Year - FY2025 Second Year - FY2026
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2025 $75,000 FY2026 $75,000 GF
FY2025 $75,000 FY2026 $75,000 NGF
FY2025 1.00 FY2026 1.00 FTE

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(This amendment provides $75,000 each year from the general fund and $75,000 each year from nongeneral funds for a nurse manager position at the Department of Medical Assistance Services. The position will report to the Chief Medical Officer and be responsible for (i) analyzing new pharmaceutical and medical therapies to ensure the Medicaid program is proactive in coordinating new evidence-based policies and protocols for increasing high dollar therapeutic programs and treatments; and (ii) coordinating practices with Medicaid managed care organizations and federal and state authorities to implement cost-effective new treatments when appropriate.)