RULEMAKING: Medicaid - Emergency Rules

June 11, 2015
Removes requirements for school-based nursing services rendered to children enrolled in Louisiana schools as part of the individualized education program.
June 11, 2015
Amends the licensing standards governing providers of case management services to exempt the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) from DHH licensure requirements in lieu of DCFS certification for foster care and family services workers who render case management services to Medicaid eligible children under the Targeted Case Management Program.
May 12, 2015
Amends the provisions of the September 20, 2014 Emergency Rule to further revise the formatting of these provisions as a result of the promulgation of the March 20, 2015 final Rule governing physician services in the Professional Services Program in order to ensure that these provisions are appropriately incorporated into the Louisiana Administrative Code.
May 12, 2015
Amends the provisions of the October 1, 2014 Emergency Rule governing the reimbursement methodology for non-emergency medical transportation in order to clarify provisions and to bring the language of this Rule into compliance with the approved State Plan.
April 10, 2015
Rescinds the provisions of the July 20, 2014 Emergency Rule which excluded Chisholm class members form participation in the coordinated care network. Upon adoption of this Emergency Rule, the department shall return to the provisions in place governing the recipient participation requirements in LAC 50:I.3103 of the June 20, 2014 final Rule governing the CCN.
March 13, 2015
Amends the provisions of the August 20, 2014 Emergency Rule which amended the provisions governing the licensing standards for PRTFs in order to remove service barriers, clarify appeal opportunities, avoid a reduction in occupancy of PRTFs in rural locations, and clarify the process for cessation of business in order to revise the formatting of these provisions to ensure that these provisions are appropriately promulgated in a clear and concise manner.
March 13, 2015
Amends the provisions governing long-term personal care services (LT-PCS) in order to adopt requirements which mandate that LT-PCS providers must utilize the electronic visit verification (EVV) system designated by the department for automated scheduling, time and attendance tracking, and billing for long-term personal care services.
March 13, 2015
Amends the provisions of the April 20, 2014 Emergency Rule governing the use the Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) methodology for eligibility determinations in order to make a technical revision.
March 13, 2015
Amends the provisions of the February 9, 2014 Emergency Rule which adopted provisions implementing the Provisional Medicaid Program in order to clarify those provisions.
March 13, 2015
Proposes to amend the provisions governing the reimbursement methodology for inpatient hospital services rendered by non-rural, non-state hospitals to eliminate the additional reimbursements for hemophilia blood products purchased by hospitals.