§ 68-1901 Act, how cited
§ 68-1902 Definitions, where found
§ 68-1903 Bed-hold day, defined
§ 68-1904 Continuing care retirement community,defined
§ 68-1905 Department, defined
§ 68-1906 Gross inpatient revenue, defined
§ 68-1907 Hospital, defined
§ 68-1908 Life care contract, defined
§ 68-1909 Medical assistance program, defined
§ 68-1910 Medicare day, defined
§ 68-1911 Medicare upper payment limit, defined
§ 68-1912 Nursing facility, defined
§ 68-1913 Quality assurance assessment, defined
§ 68-1914 Resident day, defined
§ 68-1915 Skilled nursing facility, defined
§ 68-1916 Total resident days, defined
§ 68-1917 Quality assurance assessment; payment;computation
§ 68-1918 Providers exempt
§ 68-1919 Reduction of quality assurance assessment;when
§ 68-1920 Aggregate quality assurance assessment;limitation
§ 68-1921 Quality assurance assessment; payments;form
§ 68-1922 Department; collect quality assuranceassessment; remit to State Treasurer
§ 68-1923 Quality assurance assessment; report;medicaid cost report; how treated
§ 68-1924 Underpayment or overpayment; notice
§ 68-1925 Failure to pay; penalty; waiver;when; withholding authorized; collection methods authorized
§ 68-1926 Nursing Facility Quality AssuranceFund; created; use; investment
§ 68-1927 Application for amendment to medicaidstate plan; approval; effect; resubmission of waiver application
§ 68-1928 Department; discontinue collectionof quality assurance assessments; when; return of money
§ 68-1929 Aggrieved party; hearing; petition
§ 68-1930 Rules and regulations

Terms Used In Nebraska Statutes > Nursing Facility Quality Assurance Assessment Act

  • Acquire: when used in connection with a grant of power or property right to any person shall include the purchase, grant, gift, devise, bequest, and obtaining by eminent domain. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Action: shall include any proceeding in any court of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Bed-hold day: means a day during which a bed is kept open pursuant to the bed-hold policy of the nursing facility or skilled nursing facility which permits a resident to return to the facility and resume residence in the facility after a transfer to a hospital or therapeutic leave. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1903
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1905
  • Domestic: when applied to corporations shall mean all those created by authority of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Foreign: when applied to corporations shall include all those created by authority other than that of this state. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Gross inpatient revenue: means the revenue paid to a nursing facility or skilled nursing facility for inpatient resident care, room, board, and services less contractual adjustments, bad debt, and revenue from sources other than operations, including, but not limited to, interest, guest meals, gifts, and grants. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1906
  • Hospital: has the meaning found in section 71-419 . See Nebraska Statutes 68-1907
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Medical assistance program: means the medical assistance program established pursuant to the Medical Assistance Act. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1909
  • Medicare day means any day of resident stay funded by medicare as the payment source and: includes a day funded under Medicare Part A, under a Medicare Advantage or special needs plan, or under medicare hospice. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1910
  • Medicare upper payment limit: means the limitation established by 42 C. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1911
  • Month: shall mean calendar month. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Nursing facility: has the meaning found in section 71-424 . See Nebraska Statutes 68-1912
  • Person: shall include bodies politic and corporate, societies, communities, the public generally, individuals, partnerships, limited liability companies, joint-stock companies, and associations. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Process: shall mean a summons, subpoena, or notice to appear issued out of a court in the course of judicial proceedings. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Quality assurance assessment: means the assessment imposed under section 68-1917 . See Nebraska Statutes 68-1913
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Resident day: means the calendar day in which care is provided to an individual resident of a nursing facility or skilled nursing facility that is not reimbursed under medicare, including the day of admission but not including the day of discharge, unless the dates of admission and discharge occur on the same day, in which case the resulting number of resident days is one resident day. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1914
  • Skilled nursing facility: has the meaning found in section 71-429 . See Nebraska Statutes 68-1915
  • State: when applied to different states of the United States shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories organized by Congress. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801
  • Total resident days: means the total number of residents residing in the nursing facility or skilled nursing facility between July 1 and June 30, multiplied by the number of days each such resident resided in that nursing facility or skilled nursing facility. See Nebraska Statutes 68-1916
  • United States: shall include territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Nebraska Statutes 49-801