5168.48 [Renumbered from 3721.531] Redetermination of franchise permit fees.

(A) Not later than the last day of February of each year, the department of medicaid shall redetermine each nursing home's and hospital's franchise permit fee if one or more bed surrenders occur during the period beginning on the first day of May of the preceding calendar year and ending on the first day of January of the calendar year in which the redetermination is made.

(B) In redetermining nursing homes' and hospitals' franchise permit fees under this section, the department shall do both of the following:

(1) Provide for the redetermination to be conducted in a manner consistent with the terms of the waiver sought under section 5168.43 of the Revised Code;

(2) Recalculate each nursing home's and hospital's franchise permit fee in accordance with division (A) or (B) of section 5168.42 of the Revised Code with the following changes:

(a) In the case of a nursing home or hospital for which one or more bed surrenders occurred during the period beginning on the first day of May of the preceding calendar year and ending on the first day of January of the calendar year in which the redetermination is made, the number of beds included in the calculation for the purpose of division (A)(1) or (B)(1) of section 5168.42 of the Revised Code shall exclude the beds for which bed surrenders occurred during that period.

(b) The number of days used in the calculation under division (A)(2) or (B)(2) of section 5168.42 of the Revised Code shall be the number of days in the first half of the calendar year in which the redetermination is made.

(c) The franchise permit fee rate shall reflect adjustments made under sections 5168.44 and 5168.45 of the Revised Code.

(C) Not later than the first day of March of each year, the department shall mail to each nursing home and hospital notice of the amount of its redetermined franchise permit fee.

(D) Each nursing home and hospital shall pay its redetermined fee to the department in two installment payments not later than forty-five days after the last day of March and June of the calendar year in which the redetermination is made.

Renumbered from § 3721.531 by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28, HB 153, §101.01, eff. 7/1/2011.