Children, Families, Health, & Human Services Interim Committee

Interim Committee Puts Provider Rate Rules on Hold

Committee: Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on November 9, 2017

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee has formally objected to four proposed administrative rules that would have reduced the payments that many health care and human services providers receive for serving low-income or disabled individuals.

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Health Care Price Transparency Subcommittee Begins Work

Committee: Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on October 4, 2017

A subcommittee of legislators and stakeholders has begun work on a study of transparency in health care pricing by setting out the purpose, topics, and goals of the study and hearing about factors influencing the cost of health care.

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Children and Families Committee to Start Studies, Review Medicaid Provider Rate Cuts

Committee: Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on October 4, 2017

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee has delayed the adoption of administrative rules that would have reduced the rates paid to health care and human services providers.

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Children and Families Committee to Start Studies, Review Medicaid Provider Rate Cuts

Committee: Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on September 1, 2017

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will cover topics ranging from prescription drug costs to services for developmentally disabled adults to Medicaid funding and Medicaid provider rate cuts when it meets on Sept. 11.

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Members Named to Health Care Price Transparency Subcommittee

Committee: Children, Families, Health, & Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on August 9, 2017

Fifteen people have been selected to serve on a subcommittee that will examine matters related to transparency in health care pricing, the presiding officer of a legislative interim committee announced on Wednesday.

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Children and Families Committee to Focus on Health Care Changes, Agency Oversight

Committee: Children, Families, Health, & Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on July 10, 2017

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee agreed in June to focus much of its interim work on changes in state and federal law that could impact health care and human services in Montana.

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Children and Families Committee to Plan for Health Care, DD Studies

Committee: Children, Families, Health, & Human Services Interim Committee
Author: Sue O'Connell
Posted on June 20, 2017

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will meet June 29 at 9:30 a.m. in Room 102 of the state Capitol building in Helena to plan for the studies and other activities it will undertake over the next 15 months.

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