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House Bill 1348

House Bill 1348

ARCHIVE (2007)

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DIGEST OF HB1348 (Updated April 25, 2007 10:49 am - DI 84)

Medicaid reimbursement authorization for umbilical cord blood and report. Requires the office of Medicaid policy and planning to apply to the federal government for authorization to reimburse a health care provider under Medicaid for the collection of cord blood from a pregnant Medicaid recipient upon the birth of a newborn. Specifies that the reimbursement must be paid from appropriations made to the office of the secretary of family and social services or private funds. Requires the state department of health and the office of the secretary to orally report to the health finance commission before November 1, 2007, on the progress in developing a program for the statewide collection of cord blood.
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