INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Rates and Finance
Subject: Updates for federally qualified health centers and rural health centers.
Effective Date: July 1, 2008.
Document Description: The amendment is necessary to make the state's reimbursement methodology for FQHC/RHC managed care enhancement payments compliant with the recent CMS audit findings. Under the new methodology, the payments will meet the requirements of the federal Benefits Improvement and Protection Act (BIPA) of 2000.
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