75-7423. Medicaid and health care reform duties, outcomes. The department of health and environment in consultation with the joint committee on health policy oversight shall consider as part of the health reform in Kansas various medicaid reform options including, but not limited to: The experience of other states, long-term care, waste, fraud and abuse, health opportunity accounts, tax credits, vouchers and premium assistance, and wellness as provided through the federal deficit reduction act of 2005, public law 109-171. Such medicaid reforms should result in improved health outcomes for medicaid recipients, long-term cost controls and encourage primary and preventive care which will result in cost savings for the state.
History: L. 2007, ch. 177, § 1; L. 2012, ch. 102, § 45; July 1.
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