Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 21, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, page 389, after line 36, by adding an appropriately numbered new proviso to read:
/ (DHHS: Graduate Medical Education Payments) In order to encourage out-of-state teaching hospitals to continue to provide treatment to South Carolina Medicaid recipients, the Department of Health and Human Services shall pay out of state teaching hospitals that treat South Carolina Medicaid recipients in-state Graduate Medical Education payments. Out of state teaching hospitals must be within the thirty-mile reciprocity zone established by the Department of Insurance in order to receive this payment. /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend sections, totals and title to conform.