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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 23-607



Disproportionate Share Payments and Supplemental Payments to Qualifying Hospitals

[53 Pa.B. 2489]
[Saturday, May 6, 2023]

 The Department of Human Services (Department) is providing Final Public Notice to update the qualifying criteria and payment methodology for disproportionate share hospital and supplemental payments to Medical Assistance enrolled and qualifying emergency depart-ments in acute care general hospitals by adding references to the report used in determining the eligibility for and the payment amounts, beginning Fiscal Year 2022-2023.

 The Department published notice of its intent to change the qualifying criteria and payment methodology for these payments at 52 Pa.B. 7473 (December 3, 2022). The Department received no comments during the 30-day comment period.

Fiscal Impact

 There is no fiscal impact associated with the changes to these eligibility criteria and payment methodologies.

Acting Secretary

Fiscal Note: 14-NOT-1570. No fiscal impact; recommends adoption.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 23-607. Filed for public inspection May 5, 2023, 9:00 a.m.]

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