Florida Senate - 2011 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 1972 Barcode 528432 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 03/30/2011 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Health Regulation (Gaetz) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 3829 - 3841 4 and insert: 5 (1) The agency shall develop a methodology and request a 6 waiver that ensures the availability of intergovernmental 7 transfers and certified public expenditures in the Medicaid 8 managed care program to support providers that have historically 9 served Medicaid recipients. Such providers include, but are not 10 limited to, safety net providers, trauma hospitals, children’s 11 hospitals, statutory teaching hospitals, and medical and 12 osteopathic physicians employed by or under contract with a 13 medical school in this state. The agency may develop a 14 supplemental capitation rate, risk pool, or incentive payment 15 for plans that contract with these providers. A plan is eligible 16 for a supplemental payment only if there are sufficient 17 intergovernmental transfers or certified public expenditures 18 available from allowable sources.