House Amendment 1455


PAG LIN




     1  1    Amend the amendment, H=1417, to House File 841 as
     1  2 follows:
     1  3 #1.  Page 3, by inserting after line 48, the
     1  4 following:
     1  5    <   .  If the department provides intake services
     1  6 at the location of a provider included in the
     1  7 expansion population provider network, the department
     1  8 shall consider subcontracting with local nonprofit
     1  9 agencies to promote greater understanding between
     1 10 providers, under the medical assistance program and
     1 11 included in the expansion population provider network,
     1 12 and their recipients and members.>
     1 13 #2.  Page 4, line 33, by inserting after the figure
     1 14 <2006.> the following:  <The criteria for the
     1 15 comprehensive medical examination and the personal
     1 16 health improvement plan shall be developed and applied
     1 17 in a manner that takes into consideration cultural
     1 18 variations that may exist within the expansion
     1 19 population.>
     1 20 #3.  Page 4, line 41, by striking the words
     1 21 <services or> and inserting the following:
     1 22 <services,>.
     1 23 #4.  Page 4, line 43, by inserting after the word
     1 24 <physician> the following:  <, or through any other
     1 25 nonprofit agency qualified or deemed to be qualified
     1 26 by the department to perform these services>.
     1 27 #5.  Page 11, line 31, by inserting after the word
     1 28 <section.> the following:  <To the greatest extent
     1 29 feasible, and if applicable to a data set, the date
     1 30 reported shall include demographic information
     1 31 concerning the population served including but not
     1 32 limited to factors, such as race and economic status,
     1 33 as specified by the department.>
     1 34 #6.  Page 37, line 10, by inserting after the word
     1 35 <Act.> the following:  <In addition to sole source
     1 36 contracting, the department may contract with local
     1 37 nonprofit agencies to provide services enumerated in
     1 38 this Act.  The department shall utilize nonprofit
     1 39 agencies to the greatest extent possible in the
     1 40 delivery of the programs and services enumerated in
     1 41 this Act to promote greater understanding between
     1 42 providers, under the medical assistance program and
     1 43 included in the expansion population provider network,
     1 44 and their recipients and members.>
     1 45 #7.  By renumbering, relettering, or redesignating
     1 46 and correcting internal references as necessary.
     1 47
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     1 50 MURPHY of Dubuque
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     2  4 CARROLL of Poweshiek
     2  5 HF 841.315 81
     2  6 pf/cf

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