Senate Bill S5345

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of health to make adjustments to case payment rates for pediatric ventilator services

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Vetoed By Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2015-S5345 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7777
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2807-c, Pub Health L

2015-S5345 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of health to make adjustments to case payment rates for pediatric ventilator services.

2015-S5345 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S5345 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                            
                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5345

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to case payment rates
  for pediatric ventilator services

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subparagraph  (i)  of paragraph (e-2) of subdivision 4 of
section 2807-c of the public health law, as added by section 13 of  part
C of chapter 58 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  (i)  For  physical  medical  rehabilitation  services and for chemical
dependency rehabilitation services, the operating cost component of such
rates shall reflect the use of two thousand  five  operating  costs  for
each respective category of services as reported by each facility to the
department  prior  to  July first, two thousand nine and as adjusted for
inflation pursuant to paragraph (c) of subdivision ten of this  section,
as otherwise modified by any applicable statute, provided, however, that
such  two  thousand  five  reported  operating  costs, but not including
reported  direct  medical  education  cost,  shall,   for   rate-setting
purposes, be held to a ceiling of one hundred ten percent of the average
of  such  reported costs in the region in which the facility is located,
as determined pursuant to clause (E) of subparagraph (iii) of  paragraph
(1)  of  this  subdivision;  AND  PROVIDED,  FURTHER,  THAT FOR PHYSICAL
MEDICAL REHABILITATION SERVICES, THE COMMISSIONER IS AUTHORIZED TO  MAKE
ADJUSTMENTS  TO  SUCH  RATES  FOR  THE PURPOSES OF REIMBURSING PEDIATRIC
VENTILATOR SERVICES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09742-01-5


              

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