Medicaid reimbursement for wheelchairs for children.

Authors: Senator Jean Leising, Senator Patricia Miller, Senator Ed Charbonneau

Co-authors: Senator Jean Breaux, Senator Mark Stoops, Senator Lonnie Randolph

Sponsors: Representative Sean Eberhart

Co-Sponsors: Representative Cindy Ziemke, Representative Thomas Saunders, Representative Charlie Brown

Digest

Requires the office of Medicaid policy and planning to reimburse in a specified manner for a specialized or nonstandard wheelchair for a child recipient who resides in a nursing facility.