Amends provisions governing managed care for physical and behavioral health in order to align the current Rule with the Code of Federal Regulations and the Louisiana Administrative Code which will: 1) revise timeframes for members to initiate state fair hearings and request appeals; 2) revise the timeframe for managed care organizations to resolve grievances; 3) update definitions to align with federal Rule changes; 4) revise record retention requirements; and 5) clarify reporting requirements.
Contact Information: Jen Steele, Bureau of Health Services Financing, P.O. Box 91030, Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9030
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- Emergency Rule: N/A
- Notice of Intent: Prior to Proposed Rule: September 2017 LAC
- Notice of Intent: Proposed Rule
- Notice of Intent: November 20, 2017 (Louisiana Register)
- Public Hearing: December 28, 2017
- Oversight Report: N/A
- Oversight Hearing: N/A
- Final Rule: N/A