This Week in Health Care

Every Thursday, Stateside Associates selects health care-related state and local events to highlight in This Week in Health Care.

To provide feedback, or for more information about these issues or Stateside Associates' Health Care Practice, please contact Robert Holden at (703) 525-7466 or rah@stateside.com.

COLORADO

The Colorado Medical Services Board proposed amendments to the rule governing reimbursement for rural health clinics. The rule applies to all Medicaid clients in Colorado. The Board published notice of the proposed rule in the November 10 Colorado Register. A public hearing is scheduled for December 10. Comments are due the same day.
Contact: Patrick McGarry

 

The Colorado Medical Services Board proposed amendments to the rule concerning qualifications of case managers. The rule applies to Medicaid providers in Colorado. The Board published notice of the proposed rule in the November 10 Colorado Register. A public hearing is scheduled for December 10. Comments are due the same day.
Contact: Patrick McGarry

 

FLORIDA

The Florida Board of Osteopathic Medicine adopted final amendments to the rule regarding physician assistant licensure and disciplinary guidelines. The Board published notice of the final rule in the November 17 Florida Register. The rule is effective December 6.
Contact: Patrick McGarry

 

OHIO

The House Families, Aging, and Human Services Committee will hold a hearing on November 18 regarding Ohio HB 409. This measure will establish a resident protection advisory board in every long-term care facility throughout the state.
Contact: Evan Rosen


GROUPS

There are no health care groups events this week.