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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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