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Nursing Homes - Partial Payment for Services Provided

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to make a certain advance payment to a nursing home at the request of the nursing home for uncompensated Maryland Medical Assistance Program services provided to a certain resident; providing that the advance payment may not exceed 50% of the estimated amount due for the uncompensated services; requiring the Department to pay the balance due to a nursing home under certain circumstances; providing for the termination of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Middleton, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1215
Introduced in a prior session as: SB1109 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Health, Department of
Human Services, Department of
Long-Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Medical Assistance
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Reimbursement Rates
Uncompensated Care
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-101, 15-149)

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April 6, 2018 5:43 P.M.