Event Detail – Joint Committee on Health Care Financing

Status:Completed

Event Date:7/19/2011

Start Time:11:00 AM

Location: A-1 (10:00-1:00); Room 222 (1:00-3:00) Get Directions

Event Description

MassHealth

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1231 An Act to extend patient protections to recipients of MassHealth Vincent A. Pedone
2 H341 An Act creating a rate methodology for critical access hospitals William Smitty Pignatelli
3 S491 An Act to establish an equitable rate of payment for medicaid home health services. Harriette L. Chandler
4 S487 An Act establishing telehealth Harriette L. Chandler
5 H1230 An Act requiring ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees Sarah K. Peake
Daniel A. Wolf
6 H1236 An Act relative to MassHealth managed care Harriett L. Stanley
7 H1226 An Act relative to Massachusetts artists, the self employed, small businesses and small nonprofits John D. Keenan
8 S490 An Act to establish criteria for Masshealth hardship waivers Harriette L. Chandler
9 S514 An Act establishing a hardship waiver for Medicaid beneficiaries Thomas P. Kennedy
10 H1229 An Act relative to behavioral health emergency services Elizabeth A. Malia
11 H1237 An Act Relative to Containing Health Care Costs in the Commonwealth Harriett L. Stanley
12 S512 An Act to promote Medicaid generic drug competition and savings Brian A. Joyce
13 H1221 An Act improving access to coverage for Medicaid beneficiaries Michael A. Costello
14 H1225 An Act concerning Medicaid and Accountable Care Michael F. Kane
15 H1240 An Act relative to sustainable health care cost containment Harriett L. Stanley
16 H2777 An Act ensuring fair and reasonable Medicaid payment rates for services provided by health care facilities licensed to provide chronic disease hospital services to children and adolescents Michael J. Moran
17 S523 An Act improving access to coverage for medicaid beneficiares Michael O. Moore
18 S499 An Act regarding the countable assets of medical assistance recipients James B. Eldridge
19 S537 An Act requiring the Division of Medical Assistance to provide adequate rates Richard T. Moore
20 H2083 An Act relative to transfers of assets by MassHealth members John V. Fernandes
21 S504 An Act to provide equitable access to behavioral health for MassHealth consumers Jennifer L. Flanagan
22 H336 An Act administering national standards to Medicaid medical necessity reviews Peter J. Koutoujian
23 H2097 An Act regarding the countable assets of medical assistance recipients Alice Hanlon Peisch
24 H2086 An Act to establish criteria for MassHealth hardship waivers Kate Hogan
25 S557 An Act ensuring fair and reasonable medicaid payment rates for services provided by health care facilities licensed to provide chronic disease hospital services to children and adolescents. Steven A. Tolman
26 H2089 An Act relative to establishing a commission to study ER copayments Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
27 S516 An Act promoting accountability in the Masshealth program. Mark C. Montigny
28 H334 An Act relative to Massachusetts artists. John D. Keenan
29 H337 An Act administering national standards to medicaid medical necessity reviews Stephen Kulik
30 S536 An Act requiring reimbursement for the costs of providing competent interpreter services Richard T. Moore
31 S555 An Act expanding managed care to all Medicaid recipients. Bruce E. Tarr
32 S535 An Act requiring MassHealth to provide an explanation of benefits to beneficiaries Richard T. Moore
33 S526 An Act relative to equitable reimbursement rates. Michael O. Moore
34 S559 An Act requiring ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees . Daniel A. Wolf
35 S486 An Act concerning Medicaid and accountable care Gale D. Candaras
36 H2783 An Act Eliminating Age Discrimination In The MassHealth Program Stephen Stat Smith
37 H2781 An Act directing MassHealth to establish a chronic care improvement demonstration project Jeffrey Sánchez
38 H2779 An Act Eliminating Age Discrimination In The MassHealth Program Denise Provost
39 H2785 An Act relative to managed care services Daniel K. Webster
40 S1893 An Act relative to behavioral health emergency services. Jennifer L. Flanagan
41 S506 An Act requiring MassHealth behavioral health care carve out contracts to be subject to the freedom of information statute. Jennifer L. Flanagan
42 S527 An Act defining the use of observational services Richard T. Moore