CHAPTER 146

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 200

AS AMENDED BY

HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO MEDICAID AND HOME HEALTH CARE.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend Section 7931, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by making deletions as shown by strike through and insertions as shown by underline as follows and redesignating accordingly:

ยง 7931. Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance.

(d) In the absence of an alternative agreement for a non-fee for service reimbursement mechanism approved by the Department of Health and Social Services between a home health care nursing services provider and a Medicaid-contracted organization, all hourly home health care nursing services paid for by Medicaid-contracted organizations will be reimbursed at a rate equal to or more than the rate set by the Division of Medicaid & Medical Assistance for equivalent services.

Approved August 30, 2017