H.R.4930 - ACE Kids Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] (Introduced 06/20/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/20/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4930 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/20/2014)
Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 or the ACE Kids Act of 2014 - Amends titles XIX (Medicaid) and XXI (Children's Health Insurance) (CHIP) of the Social Security Act to extend medical assistance to payment for items and services furnished under a Medicaid Children's Care Coordination (MCCC) Program which the state may elect to provide to eligible children with complex medical conditions.
Requires an MCCC program, among other things, to coordinate, integrate, and provide for the furnishing of the full range of MCCC program services to enrolled children, as well as designate pediatric care management services and pediatric focused care coordination and health promotion.
Requires eligible children to be enrolled prospectively in an MCCC program through initial assignment to a nationally designated children's hospital network.