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Kasich Signs Executive Order

COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed Executive Order 2017-01K.

Executive Order 2017-01K authorizes an alternative payment system through the Medicaid Department for ventilator-dependent nursing home patients to increase access to care for those individuals by reimbursing nursing facility providers for the higher costs associated with caring for these individuals.


Executive Order 2017-01K can be viewed here.