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 a facility operated by the cabinet 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 facilities operated by the cabinet.

 

      Section 1. Facility Rates. (1) Facilities operated by the cabinet 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

$865

Bingham Gardens

$1,590

Western State Hospital

$740

Western State Nursing Facility

$325

Outwood ICF/MR

$650

Oakwood Community Center

Unit 1

$1,320

Unit 2

$1,200

Unit 3

$1,200

Unit 4

$1,200

Hazelwood Center

$890

Glasgow State Nursing Facility

$355

Del Maria

$630

Meadows

$735

Windsong

$770

Eastern State Hospital

$565

 

      (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; and

      (p) Advanced practice registered nurse.

 

      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, 3-7-89; 18 Ky.R. 2063; eff. 2-7-92; 25 Ky.R. 1741; 2176; eff. 3-17-99; 27 Ky.R. 1358; 1816; eff. 1-15-2001; 3386; 28 Ky.R. 400; eff. 8-15-01; 2106; 2356; eff. 4-30-02; 29 Ky.R. 2777; 30 Ky.R. 46; eff. 7-16-03; 31 Ky.R. 480; 729; eff. 10-19-04; 32 Ky.R. 1001; 1263; eff. 2-1-06; 33 Ky.R. 628; 1090; eff. 10-18-06; 3537; 34 Ky.R. 36; eff. 8-6-2007; 2350; 35 Ky.R. 284; eff. 9-5-08; 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.)