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House File 2094

HOUSE FILE BY SCHULTE A BILL FOR 1 An Act relating to the level of care evaluations required under 2 the medical assistance program home and community=based 3 services waiver for persons with intellectual disabilities. 4 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: TLSB 5521YH (2) 83 jp/nh PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. LEVEL OF CARE EVALUATION. The department of 1 2 human services shall amend the medical assistance program 1 3 home and community=based services waiver for persons with 1 4 intellectual disabilities so that required evaluations 1 5 performed subsequent to the initial diagnosis of mental 1 6 retardation are for the purpose of determining the appropriate 1 7 level of care rather than confirming the original diagnosis. 1 8 EXPLANATION 1 9 This bill requires the department of human services to 1 10 amend the medical assistance program home and community=based 1 11 services waiver for persons with intellectual disabilities 1 12 so that evaluations made subsequent to the initial diagnosis 1 13 of mental retardation are for the purpose of determining the 1 14 appropriate level of care rather than confirming the original 1 15 diagnosis. LSB 5521YH (2) 83 jp/nh
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