AB-0977: Medi-Cal: Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Mark Stone
Status: Dead
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Would require, for purposes of ensuring that children enrolled in the Medi-Cal program receive timely access to Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment services for which they are eligible, that the Department of Health Care Services   conduct a review of the California State Auditor’s Report 2018-111,  “Children in Medi-Cal: Access to Care and Preventative Services”. Upon completion of the review, the department shall develop a report on its findings and response, publish the report, and solicit comments from the public concerning the report.

Last Action:

04/23/19 In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
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