SHADID, TROTTER, CLAYBORNE AND BOMKE.
MEDICAID-NURSING HOME RATES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning
rates paid to nursing homes under the Medicaid program, provides for
new rates taking effect on July 1, 2001. Provides for a new payment
methodology for the nursing component of the rate effective January 1,
2002 and for a phasing-in of rates based on the new payment
methodology. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes amendatory provisions concerning a new payment
methodology for the nursing component of Medicaid nursing home rates
to take effect January 1, 2002.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides
that Medicaid nursing home rates taking effect July 1, 2001 and each
subsequent year shall be computed using the most recent cost reports
on file with the Department of Public Aid no later than April 1, 2000
updated for inflation to January 1, 2001. For rates effective July 1,
2001 only, rates shall be the greater of the rate computed for that
date or the rate effective on June 30, 2001. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Aid)
SB 608 has a fiscal impact of $82 million in FY 02 and
$89 million thereafter.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0031
Last action date: JUN-28-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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