Florida Senate - 2011 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for SB 1972 Barcode 197280 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 04/15/2011 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Budget (Altman) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 3966 - 3979 4 and insert: 5 (1) The agency shall develop a methodology and request a 6 waiver that ensures the availability of intergovernmental 7 transfers in the Medicaid managed care program to support 8 providers that have historically served Medicaid recipients. 9 Such providers include, but are not limited to, safety net 10 providers, trauma hospitals, children’s hospitals, and statutory 11 teaching hospitals. The agency may develop a supplemental 12 capitation rate, risk pool, or incentive payment for plans that 13 contract with these providers. A plan is eligible for a 14 supplemental payment only if there are sufficient 15 intergovernmental transfers available from allowable sources.