OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5386

AN ACT CONCERNING CARE COORDINATION FOR CHRONIC DISEASE.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

There is no cost to the Department of Public Health to develop a plan related to chronic diseases in consultation with the Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) and other entities. OSC is currently studying chronic disease management and care coordination as part of the State Innovation Model (SIM). SIM is a federal initiative that includes studying, among other things, the use of patient-centered medical homes and accountable care organizations. Reviewing and making recommendations concerning quality of care and care coordination and the impact on costs are all components of SIM.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None