Current law requires the public utilities commission (commission) to oversee the safety and oversight of medicaid nonmedical and nonemergency medical transportation services (transportation services). The bill eliminates the commission's responsibility to oversee the safety and oversight of the transportation services.
The bill requires the department of health care policy and financing (department) to oversee the safety and oversight of the transportation services. The bill also requires the department to collaborate with stakeholders to establish rules and processes for the transportation services.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)