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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2010

LCO No. 4024

   
 

*HB0529704024HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. VILLANO, 91st Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5297

File No. 318

Cal. No. 173

In line 5, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "and"

In line 17, strike the opening and closing brackets and strike "pilot program"

Strike lines 25 to 33, inclusive, in their entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"(b) Not later than July 1, 2010, the Department of Social Services shall implement, on a state-wide basis, a program for the delivery of health care services through the primary care case management system, as described in subsection (a) of this section to include all enrollees in the HUSKY Plan, Part B and the Charter Oak Health Plan. The Commissioner of Social"

In line 41, strike "pilot"

After line 41, insert the following:

"(d) Not later than July 1, 2010, the Commissioner of Social Services shall secure administrative support services for the primary care case management program, except the commissioner shall not enter into a contract for the provision of such services with a provider of comprehensive health care services as described in subsection (b) of section 17b-266.

(e) Not later than July 1, 2010, the Commissioner of Social Services, in consultation with service provider organizations, including, but not limited to, the Connecticut State Medical Society and the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, shall develop a plan to include additional providers as participants in the primary care case management program.

(f) Notwithstanding the provisions of chapter 14, records maintained by primary care case management providers shall not be subject to public disclosure through any contracts with the Commissioner of Social Services or with any organization with which the commissioner contracts to administer the primary care case management program."