3798.15 Establishment of processes regarding health information exchanges.

(A) The medicaid director , in consultation with the office of health transformation, shall adopt rules in accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code for the purpose of establishing processes for all of the following:

(1) A health information exchange to obtain approval to operate as an approved health information exchange in this state and, at times specified by the director, obtain reapproval of such status;

(2) The director to investigate and resolve concerns and complaints submitted to the director regarding an approved health information exchange;

(3) A health information exchange to apply for reconsideration of a decision the director makes under a process established under division (A)(1) or (2) of this section;

(4) Covered entities and approved health information exchanges to enter into participation agreements and enforce the terms of such agreements.

(B) Any decision the medicaid director makes in relation to a request for reconsideration made in accordance with rules adopted under division (A)(3) of this section is not subject to appeal under Chapter 119. of the Revised Code.

Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.127, HB 487, §101.01, eff. 9/10/2012.