2013 Regular Session



Medical Assistance Programs - Fraud and Abuse Prevention

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hixson


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to implement specified prepayment systems to prevent fraud and abuse in the payment of claims for the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and the Maryland Children's Health Program; requiring the Department to use specified information to refine and enhance a specified system; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hixson, Barve, Carr, Cullison, Feldman, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, and S. Robinson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Assistance
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Reimbursement Rates
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-101, 15-1001 through 15-1004)

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.