senate Bill S8022

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to applying a special Medicaid rate for certain residential health care facilities

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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Mar 10, 2020 referred to health

S8022 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2808, Pub Health L

S8022 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Applies a special Medicaid rate of no less than one hundred twenty percent of the fee-for-service rate for residential health care facilities located in a county larger than two thousand square miles and operated by an organization with two hundred fifty certified beds or more.

S8022 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8022 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8022

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 10, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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 applying a special
  Medicaid rate for certain residential health care facilities

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-c of section 2808 of the public health law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
  (H)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISION OF LAW OR REGULATION TO THE
CONTRARY, ANY RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE FACILITY ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT  TO
THIS  ARTICLE  LOCATED IN A COUNTY LARGER THAN TWO THOUSAND SQUARE MILES
AND OPERATED BY AN ORGANIZATION WITH TWO HUNDRED FIFTY CERTIFIED BEDS OR
MORE IN SUCH COUNTY ON JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY SHALL BE REIM-
BURSED AT A RATE OF NO LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED TWENTY PERCENT OF THE  FEE-
FOR-SERVICE  RATE OF REIMBURSEMENT, CALCULATED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION,
FOR SUCH FACILITY FOR INPATIENT SERVICES  PROVIDED  ON  OR  AFTER  APRIL
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15649-02-0

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