HB108 (2005) Detail

Relative to the acuity-based reimbursement system developed by the department of health and human services.


HB 108 – AS INTRODUCED

2005 SESSION

05-0038

01/09

HOUSE BILL 108

AN ACT relative to the acuity-based reimbursement system developed by the department of health and human services.

SPONSORS: Rep. Almy, Graf 11; Rep. Alger, Graf 6; Rep. B. Williams, Graf. 8; Rep. Sokol, Graf 9; Rep. M. Cooney, Graf 7; Sen. Burling, Dist. 5; Sen. Johnson, Dist 2

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

ANALYSIS

This bill requires the acuity-based reimbursement system developed by the department of health and human services for nursing facility services to incorporate the costs of supervision of certain clients.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-0038

01/09

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT relative to the acuity-based reimbursement system developed by the department of health and human services.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 New Paragraph; Acuity-Based Reimbursement System; Supervision of Certain Clients. Amend RSA 151-E:6 by inserting after paragraph III the following new paragraph:

IV. Unless otherwise required by federal law, the acuity-based reimbursement system developed by the department shall incorporate the costs of supervision of clients diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or related dementias or Alzheimer’s complicated by psychiatric symptoms for those nursing facilities equipped to deal with these diagnoses.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB108 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB108 Revision: 8605 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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