STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
LONG TERM CARE DIVISION
Representative Jennifer Schultz, Chair of the Committee, called the meeting to order at 12:47 pm on Monday, March 4th, 2019 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
SCHULTZ, Jennifer (Chair)
LIPPERT, Todd (Vice-Chair)
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn (Lead)
A quorum was present.
Representative Olson moved that the minutes from February 4th, 2019 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Olson moved that the minutes from February 25th, 2019 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF258 (Lien) - Nonprofit nursing facilities in border cities external fixed cost payment rate modified.
Representative Lien moved HF 258 before the committee.
• Nathan Johnson, Executive Director of Eventide Senior Living Community
Chair Schultz moved that HF 258 be referred to Health and Human Services Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF1565 (Lippert) - Long-Term Care Ombudsman Office funding provided, and money appropriated.
Representative Lippert moved HF 1565 before the committee.
• Cheryl Hennen, State Ombudsman for Long-Term Care
• Kristine Sundberg, President, Elder Voice Family Advocates
• Erin Buie, Care Providers of Minnesota
• Kari Thurlow, LeadingAge Minnesota
Vice Chair Lippert moved an oral amendment:
Page 1, line 7, delete the first "$......." and insert "$2,151,000" and delete the second "$......." and insert "$3,577,000"
Page 1, line 11, delete the first "$......." and insert "$818,000" and delete the second "$......." and insert "$978,000"
Vice Chair Lippert incorporated the oral amendment.
Vice Chair Lippert moved that HF 1565 as amended, be referred to Health and Human Services Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Presentation: Own Your Future Minnesota
• LaRhae Knatterud, Director of Aging Transformation, DHS
Presentation: Minnesota Long Term Services & Supports Projection Model
• Lynn Blewett, PhD, University of Minnesota School of Public Health
• Fred Anderson, Minnesota Department of Commerce
The meeting was adjourned at 2:16 pm.
Representative Jennifer Schultz, Chair
Committee Legislative Assistant