5165.44 Deductions.

(A) Except as provided in division (B) of this section, the department of medicaid shall deduct the following from the next available medicaid payment the department makes to a nursing facility provider who continues to participate in medicaid:

(1) Any amount the provider is required to refund, and any interest charged, under section 5165.41 of the Revised Code;

(2) The amount of any penalty imposed on the provider under section 5165.42 of the Revised Code.

(B) The department and a nursing facility provider may enter into an agreement under which a deduction required by division (A) of this section is taken in installments from payments the department makes to the provider.

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