RULEMAKING: Medicaid - Emergency Rules

August 15, 2017
Amends the provisions governing hospital services in order to establish Medicaid reimbursement to the Office of Public Health for newborn screenings provided in an acute care inpatient hospital setting, and to ensure that these provisions are promulgated in a clear and concise manner in the Louisiana Administrative Code.
July 11, 2017
Amends the provisions governing the reimbursement methodology for nursing facilities in order to suspend the provisions of LAC 50:II.Chapter 200 and to impose provisions to ensure that the current rates in effect do not increase for the SFY 2018 rating period.
June 12, 2017
Amends the provisions of the March 2, 2017 Emergency Rule governing the reimbursement methodology for inpatient hospital services which amended the provisions of the March 1, 2017 Emergency Rule which eliminated the pool for supplemental payments for graduate medical education in order to make technical revisions to ensure that the provisions are appropriately formatted in the Louisiana Administrative Code.
May 10, 2017
Amends the provisions governing the Professional Services Program in order to revise the reimbursement methodology for services rendered by physicians and other professional services practitioners employed by, or under contract to provide services in affiliation with a state-owned or operated entity.
May 10, 2017
Amends the provisions governing reimbursement for professional services in the Medical Assistance Program in order to establish provisions for the enhanced one percent Federal Medical Assistance Percentage rate increase for the coverage of specified preventive services.
March 21, 2017
Amends the provisions governing children’s behavioral health services in order to terminate coverage and reimbursement of psychosocial rehabilitation services to youth.
March 10, 2017
Amends the provisions governing inpatient hospital services to reduce the total supplemental payments pool for non-rural, non-state hospitals classified as high Medicaid hospitals.
March 10, 2017
Amends the provisions of the March 1, 2017 Emergency Rule governing the reimbursement methodology for inpatient hospital services to eliminate the pool for supplemental payments for graduate medical education in order to clarify these provisions, and to correct a technical error to assure that the provisions are promulgated in a clear and concise manner.
March 10, 2017
Amends the provisions governing inpatient hospital services to eliminate the total supplemental payments pool for graduate medical education payments to qualifying acute care hospitals.
August 11, 2015
Amends the provisions governing the reimbursement methodology for non-state intermediate care facilities for persons with intellectual disabilities to establish supplemental Medicaid payments.