BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Section 7931, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by making deletions as shown by strike through and insertions as shown by underline as follows and redesignating accordingly:
§ 7931. Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance.
(d) In the absence of an alternative agreement for a non-fee for service reimbursement mechanism approved by the Department of Health and Social Services between a home health care nursing services provider and a Medicaid-contracted organization, all hourly home health care nursing services paid for by Medicaid-contracted organizations will be reimbursed at a rate equal to or more than the rate set by the Division of Medicaid & Medical Assistance for equivalent services.
Approved August 30, 2017