as amended, Waldron.
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Existing law provides for the Medi-Cal program, which is administered by the State Department of Health Care Services and under which qualified low-income persons receive health care benefits. Existing law declares the intent of the Legislature to enact a method for reimbursing hospitals for inpatient and outpatient services provided to Medi-Cal beneficiaries on a prospectively negotiated contractual basis and to develop and test alternatives that would become the basis for a permanent contracting system.end delete
This bill would make technical, nonsubstantive changes to that statement of intent.end delete
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State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
The authority shall report to the Legislature on
4the effectiveness of the systems provided for in this division on or
5before January 1, 1984, and
begin delete annuallyend delete thereafter,
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within this begin delete report,end delete systems
7impact evaluations on death and disability.
Section 14611 of the Welfare and Institutions
12Code is amended to read:
It is the intent of the Legislature to enact a method for
14reimbursing hospitals for inpatient and outpatient services provided
15to Medi-Cal beneficiaries on a prospectively negotiated contractual
16basis. The provisions of this article are intended to develop and
17test alternatives for contractually arranging for the payment and
18delivery of those services that will become the basis for a
19permanent contracting system.