Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2009

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2009

4000-0320 - MassHealth Recoveries from Current and Prior Fiscal Years Retained Revenue




Account Description FY2008
GAA
FY2009
House 2
4000-0320 MassHealth Recoveries from Current and Prior Fiscal Years Retained Revenue
The executive office may expend an amount not to exceed $225,000,000 from recoveries of any current or prior year expenditures and collections from liens, estate recoveries, third party recoveries, drug rebates, accident and trauma recoveries, case mix recoveries, computer audits, insurance recoveries, provider overpayment recoveries, bankruptcy settlements, Medicaid fraud returns, data match returns, Medicare appeals, and program and utilization review audits; provided, that any revenues collected by the executive office that are not attributable to the aforementioned categories shall be deposited in the General Fund and shall be tracked separately; provided further, that no funds from this item shall be used for the purposes of item 4000-0300; provided further, that expenditures from this item shall be limited solely to payment obligations arising in the current fiscal year for the provision of medical care and assistance; and provided further, that additional categories of recoveries and collections, including the balance of any personal needs accounts collected from nursing and other medical institutions after a recipient's death and held by the executive office for more than 3 years may, notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, be credited to this item
225,000,000 225,000,000

 
 


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