RULEMAKING: Medicaid - Emergency Rules

December 14, 2016
In compliance with House Concurrent Resolution (HCR) 51 of the 2016 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, amends the provisions governing reimbursement methodology for inpatient hospital services to increase the reimbursement rates paid to non-rural, non-state hospitals.
December 14, 2016
Amends the reimbursement methodology governing applied behavior analysis-based therapy services in order to realign the reimbursement rates to be consistent with the commercial rates for these services which will be in effect statewide in January 2017.
December 13, 2016
Amends the provisions governing the licensing standards for outpatient abortion facilities in order to comply with the provisions of Acts 97, 563 and 593 of the 2016 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature.
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.
July 13, 2015
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 rates in effect do not increase for the SFY 2016 rating period.
July 13, 2015
Rescinds the July 1, 2015 Emergency Rule which terminated the Louisiana Health Insurance Premium Payment (LaHIPP) Program.
July 13, 2015
Amends the provisions governing the reimbursement methodology for inpatient hospital services rendered by non-rural, non-state hospitals to reinstate reimbursements for costs incurred in the purchase of blood products for certain Medicaid recipients diagnosed with, and receiving inpatient treatment for, hemophilia.
July 13, 2015
Amends the provisions governing the Facility Need Review (FNR) Program to remove outpatient abortion facilities from the FNR process.
June 11, 2015
Amends the provisions governing targeted case management (TCM) services in order to adopt provisions for reimbursing the Department of Children and Family Services for services rendered to Medicaid eligible children by foster care and family support workers.
June 11, 2015
Repeals the provisions governing the Louisiana Health Insurance Premium Payment Program (LaHIPP) to terminate the program since the LaHIPP population will now be included in the Managed Care for Physical and Basic Behavioral Health Program.