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Bill Detail: SB19-098


Title Cost-based Reimbursement For Rural Hospitals
Status Senate Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely (02/12/2019)
Bill Subjects
  • Health Care & Health Insurance
House Sponsors
Senate Sponsors L. Crowder (R)
House Committee
Senate Committee Finance
Date Introduced 01/23/2019

The bill requires Colorado's program of medical assistance to pay
rural critical access hospitals and sole community hospitals for outpatient
hospital services pursuant to a cost-based reimbursement methodology
using 100% of actual cost.
Prior to implementing the cost-based reimbursement methodology

for outpatient hospital services, the department of health care policy and
financing (state department) shall convene a stakeholder group consisting
of representatives of the affected hospitals and other persons or entities
to consult with the state department on the elements of the cost-based
reimbursement methodology and its implementation.
The bill makes a conforming amendment.

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