908 KAR 3:050. Per diem rates.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 210.710, 210.720, 210.730

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 194A.050 (1), 210.720(2), 210.750

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 210.720(2) requires the secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to establish the patient cost per day for board, maintenance, and treatment for state owned facilities at frequent intervals which shall be the uniform charge for persons receiving those services. KRS 210.750 authorizes the secretary to promulgate administrative regulations to implement KRS 210.710 to 210.760, the Patient Liability Act of 1978. This administrative regulation establishes the patient cost per day for board, maintenance, and treatment at state owned facilities.

 

      Section 1. Facility Rates. (1) Facilities owned by the state shall charge a per diem rate for room and board and a separate charge for each treatment service listed in subsection (3) of this section that is provided.

      (2) The per diem rate for room and board for each facility shall be as follows:

Facility

Rate

Central State Hospital

$1,080

Bingham Gardens

$1,535

Western State Hospital

$740

Western State Nursing Facility

$335

Outwood ICF/MR

$890

Oakwood

Unit 1

$1,180

Unit 2

$1,180

Unit 3

$1,180

Unit 4

$1,180

Hazelwood Center

$1,045

Glasgow State Nursing Facility

$440

Del Maria

$895

Meadows

$880

Windsong

$965

Eastern State Hospital

$845

Eastern State Nursing Facility

$660

      (3) A separate charge shall be imposed if the following treatment services are provided at a Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities facility listed in subsection (2) of this section:

      (a) Physician’s services;

      (b) EEG;

      (c) EKG;

      (d) Occupational therapy;

      (e) Physical therapy;

      (f) X-ray;

      (g) Laboratory;

      (h) Speech therapy;

      (i) Hearing therapy;

      (j) Psychology;

      (k) Pharmacy;

      (l) Respiratory therapy;

      (m) Anesthesia;

      (n) Electroshock therapy;

      (o) Physician assistant;

      (p) Advanced practice registered nurse; and

      (q) Outpatient clinic services.

 

      Section 2. Board, Maintenance, and Treatment Charges. The cost per day for board, maintenance, and treatment charges shall be established using the last available cost report adjusted for inflation. Current rates shall be posted at each facility. (Recodified from 902 KAR 12:060, 3-7-1989; 18 Ky.R. 2063; eff. 2-7-1992; 25 Ky.R. 1741; 2176; eff. 3-17-1999; 27 Ky.R. 1358; 1816; eff. 1-15-2001; 3386; 28 Ky.R. 400; eff. 8-15-2001; 2106; 2356; eff. 4-30-2002; 29 Ky.R. 2777; 30 Ky.R. 46; eff. 7-16-03; 31 Ky.R. 480; 729; eff. 10-19-2004; 32 Ky.R. 1001; 1263; eff. 2-1-2006; 33 Ky.R. 628; 1090; eff. 10-18-2006; 3537; 34 Ky.R. 36; eff. 8-6-2007; 2350; 35 Ky.R. 284; eff. 9-5-2008; 35 Ky.R. 2618; 36 Ky.R. 104; eff. 7-31-2009; 37 Ky.R. 1358; 2022; eff. 3-4-2011; 38 Ky.R. 1241; 1453; eff. 3-21-2012; 39 Ky.R. 873; 1169; eff. 2-1-2013; 40 Ky.R. 723; eff. 1-3-2014; 41 Ky.R. 642; 1121; eff. 12-17-2014; 42 Ky.R. 559; eff. 11-6-2015.)