CHOICE program.

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CHOICE program. Prohibits the division of aging from requiring a community and home options to institutional care for the elderly and disabled program (CHOICE) provider to be certified under a Medicaid waiver program. Requires a local area agency on aging to negotiate and set reimbursement rates for the CHOICE program. (Current law requires the office of secretary to negotiate the rates in consultation with the local area agencies on aging.)


Authored by Senator Donato

Fiscal Outlook

Title Description Date View
Fiscal NoteFiscal Note #1: Introduced2024-01-10 Click To View


Date Chamber Action
2024-01-25SenateSenator Bassler added as second author
2024-01-10SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Health and Provider Services
2024-01-10SenateAuthored by Senator Donato