SB 20-173

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Feb 20, 2020
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Reimbursement Rates Alternative Care Facilities


The bill requires the state board of medical services to adopt rules creating an enhanced or tiered reimbursement rate or rates for secure alternative care facilities that have higher staffing ratios due to providing services to persons with dementia or other conditions. The department of health care policy and financing shall confer with interested stakeholders concerning the appropriate reimbursement rate or rates and may review enhanced or tiered reimbursement rate structures from other states. The state department shall seek any federal authorization necessary to implement the reimbursement rates.(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

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Jun 13, 2020


Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely


Mar 05, 2020


Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Health & Human Services Appropriations

Feb 20, 2020


Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services

  • Introduction
Health & Human Services

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced (02/20/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note FN1 (03/04/2020) PDF


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