Bill Summary for H 961 (2021)

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May 12 2021

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View NCGA Bill Details2021
House Bill 961 (Public) Filed Tuesday, May 11, 2021
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO ESTABLISH TWO NEW POSITIONS WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES THAT WILL PROVIDE OVERSIGHT OF THE LOCAL MANAGEMENT ENTITIES/MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS OPERATING IN THIS STATE.
Intro. by K. Smith, Gailliard.

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Appropriates $181,000 in recurring funds from the General Fund to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) for 2021-22 and again for 22-23 to create two positions at the associate director level or higher to oversee local management entities/managed care organizations (LME/MCO). Directs the positions to work to ensure LME/MCO’s operate efficiently to serve the maximum number of individuals and to compile and present information on how DHHS funds LME/MCO’s. Effective July 1, 2021.

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