(A) Not later than January 1, 2012, the director of job and family services shall apply to the United States secretary of health and human services for approval of a medicaid administrative claiming program under which federal financial participation is received as reimbursement for administrative costs incurred by the department of health and the Arthur G. James and Richard J. Solove research institute of the Ohio state university in analyzing and evaluating both of the following pursuant to sections 3701.261 to 3701.236 of the Revised Code:
(1) Cancer reports under the Ohio cancer incidence surveillance system;
(2) The incidence, prevalence, costs, and medical consequences of cancer on medicaid recipients and other low-income populations.
(B) The director of job and family services shall consult with the director of health in seeking approval of the medicaid administrative claiming program. The directors shall cooperate in seeking the approval to the extent they find the approval necessary for the effective and efficient administration of the medicaid program.
Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28,HB 153, §101.01, eff. 6/30/2011.