.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1233, the delete everything amendment
(A13-0408), as follows:
Page 169, after line 3, insert:
"Sec. 16. Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.766, is amended to read:
1.5256B.766 REIMBURSEMENT FOR BASIC CARE SERVICES.
(a) Effective for services provided on or after July 1, 2009, total payments for basic
care services, shall be reduced by three percent, except that for the period July 1, 2009,
through June 30, 2011, total payments shall be reduced by 4.5 percent for the medical
assistance and general assistance medical care programs, prior to third-party liability and
spenddown calculation. Effective July 1, 2010, the commissioner shall classify physical
therapy services, occupational therapy services, and speech-language pathology and
related services as basic care services. The reduction in this paragraph shall apply to
physical therapy services, occupational therapy services, and speech-language pathology
and related services provided on or after July 1, 2010.
(b) Payments made to managed care plans and county-based purchasing plans shall
be reduced for services provided on or after October 1, 2009, to reflect the reduction
effective July 1, 2009, and payments made to the plans shall be reduced effective October
1, 2010, to reflect the reduction effective July 1, 2010.
(c) Effective for services provided on or after September 1, 2011, through June 30,
2013, total payments for outpatient hospital facility fees shall be reduced by five percent
from the rates in effect on August 31, 2011.
(d) Effective for services provided on or after September 1, 2011, through June
30, 2013, total payments for ambulatory surgery centers facility fees, medical supplies
and durable medical equipment not subject to a volume purchase contract, prosthetics
and orthotics, renal dialysis services, laboratory services, public health nursing services,
physical therapy services, occupational therapy services, speech therapy services,
eyeglasses not subject to a volume purchase contract, hearing aids not subject to a volume
purchase contract, anesthesia services, and hospice services shall be reduced by three
percent from the rates in effect on August 31, 2011.
(e) This section does not apply to physician and professional services, inpatient
hospital services, family planning services, mental health services, dental services,
prescription drugs, medical transportation, federally qualified health centers, rural health
centers, Indian health services, and Medicare cost-sharing.
2.7(f) For services provided on or after July 1, 2013, fee-for-service payments made to
2.8pediatric hospitals as referenced in the Social Security Act, section 1886 (d)(1)(B)(iii)
2.9and nonstate government hospitals located in cities of the first class for the provision of
2.10outpatient basic care services to persons under age 21 shall be increased by ... percent,
2.11subject to an aggregate spending limit under this paragraph of $500,000 for the biennium
2.12ending June 30, 2015.
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly