Updates provisions regarding health insurance portability and internal and external review processes; prohibits a waiting period for outpatient prescription drugs for enrollees in the State Health Insurance Pool; changes the solvency trigger for Insurance Commissioner action for health insurers and life insurers.
Provisions remain for reporting current data on the most utilized and abused drugs in the Kentucky Medicaid program, determining the factors causing high drug costs and drug usage rates of Medicaid recipients, and examining the effectiveness of the drug formulary and prior authorization process in managing drug costs.
SEnacted and signed as ActFeb 26,
In Maya state Superior Court judge struck down the provider tax as illegal because state regulators failed to get the required federal approval.
In hotels in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, every room is required to have twin beds.
A Congressional Appropriations Act, signed into law on May 25,required all Medicaid prescriptions be written on tamper-resistant prescription pads.
It is also forbidden for a woman to look at the body of a man who is not her husband.