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Continues the provisions of the October 20, 2016 Emergency Rule which amended the provisions governing disproportionate share hospital payments in order to establish payments to Louisiana low-income academic hospitals.


Contact Information:  Jen Steele, Bureau of Health Services Financing, P.O. Box 91030, Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9030



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  • Emergency Rule: May 24, 2014

                                           September 20, 2014

                                           June 20, 2016

                                           October 1, 2016

                                    October 20, 2016
  • Notice of Intent: Prior to Proposed Rule: August 2016 LAC
  • Notice of Intent: Proposed Rule
  • Notice of Intent: December 20, 2016 (Louisiana Register)
  • Public Hearing: January 26, 2017
  • Oversight Report: N/A
  • Oversight Hearing: N/A
  • Final Rule: N/A