5124.101 Cost reports for downsized or partially converted provider.

(A) The provider of an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID on or after July 1, 2013, or becomes a new ICF/IID on or after that date, may file with the department of developmental disabilities a cost report covering the period specified in division (B) of this section if the following applies to the ICF/IID:

(1) In the case of an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID, the ICF/IID has either of the following on the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID:

(a) A medicaid-certified capacity that is at least ten per cent less than its medicaid-certified capacity on the day immediately preceding the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID;

(b) At least five fewer beds certified as ICF/IID beds than it has on the day immediately preceding the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID.

(2) In the case of a new ICF/IID, the ICF/IID's beds are from a downsized ICF/IID and the downsized ICF/IID has either of the following on the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID:

(a) A medicaid-certified capacity that is at least ten per cent less than its medicaid-certified capacity on the day immediately preceding the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID;

(b) At least five fewer beds certified as ICF/IID beds than it has on the day immediately preceding the day it becomes a downsized ICF/IID.

(B) A cost report filed under division (A) of this section shall cover the period that begins and ends as follows:

(1) In the case of an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID:

(a) The period begins with the day that the ICF/IID becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID.

(b) The period ends on the last day of the last month of the first three full months of operation as a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID.

(2) In the case of a new ICF/IID:

(a) The period begins with the day that the provider agreement for the ICF/IID takes effect.

(b) The period ends on the last day of the last month of the first three full months that the provider agreement is in effect.

(C) The department shall refuse to accept a cost report filed under division (A) of this section if either of the following apply:

(1) Except as provided in division (E) of section 5124.10 of the Revised Code, the provider fails to file the cost report with the department not later than ninety days after the last day of the period the cost report covers;

(2) The cost report is incomplete or inadequate.

(D) If the department accepts a cost report filed under division (A) of this section, the department shall use that cost report, rather than the cost report that otherwise would be used pursuant to section 5124.17, 5124.19, 5124.21, or 5124.23 of the Revised Code, to determine the ICF/IID's medicaid payment rate in accordance with this chapter for ICF/IID services the ICF/IID provides during the period that begins and ends as follows:

(1) The period begins on the following:

(a) In the case of an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID:

(i) The day that the ICF/IID becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID if that day is the first day of a month;

(ii) The first day of the month immediately following the month that the ICF/IID becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID if division (D)(1)(a)(i) of this section does not apply.

(b) In the case of a new ICF/IID, the day that the ICF/IID's provider agreement takes effect.

(2) The period ends on the last day of the fiscal year that immediately precedes the fiscal year for which the ICF/IID begins to be paid a rate determined using a cost report that division (E) of this section requires be filed in accordance with division (A) of section 5124.10 of the Revised Code.

(E)

(1) If the department accepts a cost report filed under division (A) of this section for an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID on or before the first day of October of a calendar year, or for a new ICF/IID that has a provider agreement that takes effect on or before that date, the provider also shall file a cost report for the ICF/IID in accordance with division (A) of section 5124.10 of the Revised Code for the portion of that calendar year that the ICF/IID operated as a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID or, in the case of a new ICF/IID, for the portion that the provider agreement was in effect.

(2) If the department accepts a cost report filed under division (A) of this section for an ICF/IID that becomes a downsized ICF/IID or partially converted ICF/IID after the first day of October of a calendar year, or for a new ICF/IID that has a provider agreement that takes effect on or after that date, the provider is not required to file a cost report for that calendar year in accordance with division (A) of section 5124.10 of the Revised Code. The provider shall file a cost report for the ICF/IID in accordance with division (A) of section 5124.10 of the Revised Code for the immediately following calendar year.

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