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Bill Number: SF156
Title: Medicaid MCO Accountability

Transfers Medicaid long-term services and supports services from MCO administration to fee-for-service. Prohibits prior authorization for medication-assisted treatment. Requires MCOs to develop and administer a workforce program to provide adequate access to services. Establishes an external review process for Medicaid providers for the review of final adverse determinations of the MCOs' internal appeal processes. Makes changes to member disenrollment. Created an ombudsman assistant to investigate Medicaid program complaints.

Status: Assigned to Committee
Committee: Senate Human Resources Committee
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Last Modified: 03/08/2019
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