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