February 20, 2003





HOUSE BILL No. 1718

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DIGEST OF HB 1718 (Updated February 19, 2003 7:31 PM - DI 107)



Citations Affected: IC 12-30.

Synopsis: Itemized statements for county home medical care. Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services to submit to each county home an itemized monthly statement of the medical payments made by the family and social services administration on behalf of a resident of a county home if the resident has given written consent.

Effective: July 1, 2003.





Klinker




    January 21, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Human Affairs.
    February 19, 2003, amended, reported _ Do Pass.






February 20, 2003

First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1718



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning human services.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 12-30-2-15; (03)HB1718.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 12-30-2-15 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 15. (a) Beginning on July 1, 2004, before the last day of each month, the office of the secretary of family and social services, or the office's designee, shall submit to a county home an itemized statement of a payment for the medical services for a resident of the county home during the previous calendar month, if a resident has given written consent allowing the office to disclose the resident's payment for medical services information to the county home.
    (b) The office of the secretary of family and social services, or the office's designee, shall include the following information in the itemized statement:
        (1) The patient's name.
        (2) The service code for the service provider.
        (3) The amount requested by the provider.
        (4) The amount paid by the office.
    (c) Before July 1, 2004, the office of the secretary of family and social services, or the office's designee, shall maintain a county home's itemized statements so as to allow a county home access to the county home's statements through a secure connection over the Internet.