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SPB 7174: Medicaid
PROPOSED BILL by Budget
Medicaid; Provides for funding the Medicaid reimbursement for certain persons age 65 or older while the optional program is being phased out. Renames the "medically needy" program as the "Medicaid nonpoverty medical subsidy." Limits certain categories of persons eligible for the subsidy to only physician services after a certain date. Deletes the hospitalist program. Revises the factors for calculating the maximum allowable fee for pharmaceutical ingredient costs. Directs the AHCA to establish reimbursement rates for the next fiscal year, etc.
Last Action: 4/1/2011 Senate - Submit as committee bill by Budget (SB 2144)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Budget
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 03/31/11, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/01/11, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Submitted as Committee Bill
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/02/11, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Meeting cancelled
• Submit as committee bill by Budget (SB 2144)
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