§346G-3  Definitions.  [See Note at chapter heading.]  As used in this chapter:

     "Department" means the department of human services.

     "Fiscal year" means a twelve-month period from July 1 of a particular calendar year to June 30 of the following calendar year, inclusive.

     "Hospital" means any facility licensed pursuant to chapter 11-93, Hawaii Administrative Rules.

     "Inpatient care" means the care of patients whose conditions require admission to a hospital.

     "Net patient service revenue" means gross revenue from inpatient and outpatient care provided to hospital patients converted to net patient service revenue utilizing data from Worksheets G-2 and G-3 of each hospital's medicare cost report for the fiscal year ending three years prior to the state fiscal year for which net patient service revenue is being calculated.  For example, the net patient service revenue for fiscal year 2017-2018 shall be based on data from fiscal year 2014-2015.  If the hospital is new or did not file a fiscal year medicare cost report, the department shall obtain the hospital's net patient service revenue from the most recent period available.

     "Outpatient care" means all services furnished by hospitals to patients who are registered as hospital outpatients.

     "Private hospital" means those non-public hospitals named in attachment A of the medicaid section 1115 demonstration waiver that were in operation in calendar year 2016 and are currently operating or any hospitals not named in attachment A of the medicaid section 1115 demonstration waiver that became private hospitals in calendar year 2017 or 2018 and are currently operating.

     "Section 1115 waiver" means the medicaid section 1115 demonstration waiver under which the state medicaid program is operating. [L 2012, c 217, pt of §2, §5; am L 2013, c 141, pt of §1, §2; am L 2014, c 123, §§1(1), 2; am L 2015, c 70, §§1(1), 2; am L 2016, c 60, §§2(1), 3; am L 2017, c 59, §§2, 5]

 

 

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