Capitol Updates

Each week during sessions of the Colorado General Assembly, we bring you the latest news and analysis of legislation impacting the early development, health, and education of Colorado kids. Check the updates below for analysis, testimony, fact sheets, vote totals, and other information to help you stay informed. 

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HB18-1282 (Lontine & Sias/Smallwood & Kefalas) Health Care Provider Unique Identification Per Site Or Service

Originally Posted: March 23, 2018
Last Updated: April 13, 2018

This bill requires an off-campus location of a hospital to use a unique national provider identifier, commonly referred to as an “NPI,” on all claims for reimbursement for health care services provided at the off-campus location. The bill also requires all Medicaid providers that are entities to use a unique NPI for all claims at each site at which they deliver services and for each provider type that the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing has specified.

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