2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 315
Medicaid; managed health care; medically necessary health care pilot program
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 of the O.C.G.A., the "Georgia Medical Assistance Act of 1977," so as to provide for one or more pilot programs to test and evaluate the implementation of a coordinated system of managed health care for recipients of medical assistance and PeachCare for Kids; to provide for program eligibility; to provide for program administration and contracts; to provide for an exemption from competitive bidding requirements; to provide for minimum qualifications for administrators participating in a pilot program; to provide for payment to participating administrators of a pilot program; to provide for a deadline to begin a pilot program; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/26/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/25/2003 - Senate Hopper