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 H1229 An Act relative to behavioral health emergency services Elizabeth A. Malia
10 H1237 An Act Relative to Containing Health Care Costs in the Commonwealth Harriett L. Stanley
11 S512 An Act to promote Medicaid generic drug competition and savings Brian A. Joyce
12 H1221 An Act improving access to coverage for Medicaid beneficiaries Michael A. Costello
13 H1225 An Act concerning Medicaid and Accountable Care Michael F. Kane
14 H1240 An Act relative to sustainable health care cost containment Harriett L. Stanley
15 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
16 S523 An Act improving access to coverage for medicaid beneficiares Michael O. Moore
17 S537 An Act requiring the Division of Medical Assistance to provide adequate rates Richard T. Moore
18 H2083 An Act relative to transfers of assets by MassHealth members John V. Fernandes
19 S504 An Act to provide equitable access to behavioral health for MassHealth consumers Jennifer L. Flanagan
20 H336 An Act administering national standards to Medicaid medical necessity reviews Peter J. Koutoujian
21 H2097 An Act regarding the countable assets of medical assistance recipients Alice Hanlon Peisch
22 H2086 An Act to establish criteria for MassHealth hardship waivers Kate Hogan
23 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
24 H2089 An Act relative to establishing a commission to study ER copayments Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
25 S516 An Act promoting accountability in the Masshealth program. Mark C. Montigny
26 H334 An Act relative to Massachusetts artists. John D. Keenan
27 H337 An Act administering national standards to medicaid medical necessity reviews Stephen Kulik
28 S536 An Act requiring reimbursement for the costs of providing competent interpreter services Richard T. Moore
29 S555 An Act expanding managed care to all Medicaid recipients. Bruce E. Tarr
30 S535 An Act requiring MassHealth to provide an explanation of benefits to beneficiaries Richard T. Moore
31 S526 An Act relative to equitable reimbursement rates. Michael O. Moore
32 S559 An Act requiring ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees . Daniel A. Wolf
33 S486 An Act concerning Medicaid and accountable care Gale D. Candaras
34 H2783 An Act Eliminating Age Discrimination In The MassHealth Program Stephen Stat Smith
35 H2781 An Act directing MassHealth to establish a chronic care improvement demonstration project Jeffrey Sánchez
36 H2779 An Act Eliminating Age Discrimination In The MassHealth Program Denise Provost
37 H2785 An Act relative to managed care services Daniel K. Webster
38 S1893 An Act relative to behavioral health emergency services. Jennifer L. Flanagan
39 S506 An Act requiring MassHealth behavioral health care carve out contracts to be subject to the freedom of information statute. Jennifer L. Flanagan
40 S527 An Act defining the use of observational services Richard T. Moore
41 S514 An Act establishing a hardship waiver for Medicaid beneficiaries Thomas P. Kennedy
42 S499 An Act regarding the countable assets of medical assistance recipients James B. Eldridge