GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS BILL                          Committee       Amendment
SB2000                                                  BHA              10

Senator(s) Hays moved the following amendment:

Section: 03              EXPLANATION:

On Page: 049             This amendment allows for both pre-paid plans and 
                         fee-for-service reimbursement for dental care under 
Spec App:  208           the Medicaid program.

NET IMPACT ON:            Total Funds       General Revenue          Trust Funds
    Recurring -                    0                     0                    0 
Non-Recurring -                    0                     0                    0 

                                               Positions & Amount   Positions & Amount
                                                     DELETE         INSERT

        Program: Health Care Services
        Medicaid Services To Individuals  68501400

        In Section 03  On Page 049
208     Special Categories  102673
        Prepaid Health Plans  IOEE

At the end of existing proviso language, following Specific 
Appropriation 208, INSERT:

From the funds in Specific Appropriation 208 and pursuant to section 
409.912(41), Florida Statutes, as amended by Senate Bill 2002, the 
agency is authorized to provide a Medicaid Prepaid Dental Health Program 
in Miami-Dade County. For all other counties, the agency may not limit 
dental services to pre-paid plans and must allow qualified dental 
providers to provide dental services under Medicaid on a fee-for-service 
reimbursement methodology. The agency is authorized to seek any 
necessary revisions or amendments to the state plan or federal waivers 
to implement this policy.

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