Ohio Senate Bill 218 - Medicaid Providers

Regarding surety bonds and minimum training for certain Medicaid providers.

SUMMARY:

  • Requires agency and non-agency providers to purchase a surety bond
  • Requires providers to take training on how to properly bill
  • Exempts family caregivers from purchasing a surety bond

Disability Rights Ohio Advocacy

Submitted testimony on June 5, 2018

PRIMARY SPONSORS:

Senator Lehner

SECONDARY SPONSORS:

Senator Eklund

COMMITTEE:

Senate Health, Human Services and Medicaid

COMPANION BILL:

No Companion Bill

LINK TO BILL:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA132-SB-218

LEGISLATION STATUS:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-status?id=GA132-SB-218

BILL STATUS:

Senate Action

Introduced in the Senate on October 17, 2017

Referred to Committee on November 15, 2017

Committee Hearing on:

February 27, 2018
May 15, 2018
June 5, 2018

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