Florida Senate - 2011 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 490 Barcode 591732 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: WD . 04/13/2011 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations (Thrasher) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 167 - 178 4 and insert: 5 (5) Absent a written agreement between the third-party 6 provider and the governmental body, the remuneration made 7 pursuant to subsection (4) must be paid by the governmental body 8 at a rate not to exceed the following: 9 (a) For emergency services and care, unrelated to an 10 admission, provided by a hospital licensed under chapter 395, 75 11 percent of the hospital’s billed charges; 12 (b) For hospital inpatient services, other than emergency 13 services and care, 110 percent of the Medicare Part A 14 prospective payment applicable to the specific hospital 15 providing the inpatient services; 16 (c) For hospital outpatient services, other than emergency 17 services and care, 110 percent of the Medicare Part A Ambulatory 18 Payment Classification for the specific hospital providing the 19 outpatient services; and 20 (d) For hospitals reporting a negative operating margin for 21 the previous year to the Agency for Health Care Administration 22 through hospital-audited financial data, the payments in 23 paragraphs (b) and (c) shall be 125 percent of the applicable 24 Medicare prospective payment.