Status Summary

First reading, referred to Appropriations on 1.16.19. No hearing scheduled yet. (updated 2.22.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Stonier

As a response to inadequate provider reimbursement rates in the state of Washington, requires for Medicaid payment for health care services furnished by a license health care provider, with either a provider contract with the authority on a fee-for-service basis, or under a contract with a Medicaid managed care organization, to be at a rate not less than 100% of the payment rate that applies to those services and providers under Medicare.