42 CFR 447.40 - Payments for reserving beds in institutions.

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§ 447.40 Payments for reserving beds in institutions.

(a) The Medicaid agency may make payments to reserve a bed during a beneficiary's temporary absence from an inpatientfacility, if -

(1) The State plan provides for such payments and specifies any limitations on the policy; and

(2) Absences for purposes other than required hospitalization (which cannot be anticipated and planned) are included in the patient's plan of care.

(b) An agency that pays for reserved beds in an inpatientfacility may pay less for a reserved bed than an occupied bed if there is a cost differential between the two beds. (Section 1102 of the Act.)

[43 FR 45253, Sept. 29, 1978, as amended at 51 FR 24491, July 3, 1986]

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Title 42 published on 2015-11-28

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  • 2016-11-15; vol. 81 # 220 - Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    1. 81 FR 80003 - Medicaid Program; Covered Outpatient Drug; Delay in Change in Definitions of States and United States
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Interim final rule with comment period.
      Effective date: These regulations are effective on November 15, 2016. Comment date: To be assured consideration, comments must be received at one of the addresses provided below, no later than 5 p.m. on January 17, 2017.
      42 CFR Part 447
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  • 2016-11-15; vol. 81 # 220 - Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    1. 81 FR 80003 - Medicaid Program; Covered Outpatient Drug; Delay in Change in Definitions of States and United States
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Interim final rule with comment period.
      Effective date: These regulations are effective on November 15, 2016. Comment date: To be assured consideration, comments must be received at one of the addresses provided below, no later than 5 p.m. on January 17, 2017.
      42 CFR Part 447