Medicaid Payments for Out-of-State Care (210-RICR-20-00-3)


Title 210 Executive Office of Health and Human Services
Chapter 20 Medicaid Payments and Providers
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 3 Medicaid Payments for Out-of-State Care (210-RICR-20-00-3)
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 03/24/2020 to 03/19/2021

Regulation Authority :

R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 40-6, 40-8, and R.I. Gen. Laws § 40-8-31 serve as the enabling statutes for this regulation.

Purpose and Reason :

In accordance with federal regulatory requirements, the Executive Office of Health and Human Services promulgates this rule to describe the respective roles and responsibilities of EOHHS and Medicaid beneficiaries as it relates to receiving Medicaid services outside of Rhode Island. The rule has been re-formatted in accordance with Secretary of State's requirements.

Editorial Notes :

The agency requested an extension to the effective dates allowed by R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-35-2.10 for this emergency amendment which was promulgated on March 24, 2020. The extension was granted in accordance with Executive Order 20-111 which permits extensions for sixty (60) days. As a result of this additional extension, the effective dates have been revised and the regulation will now become ineffective on March 19, 2021.

Brief statement of Reason for Finding Imminent Peril :