BEFORE THE Department of Public
health and human services of the
STATE OF MONTANA
In the matter of the amendment of ARM 37.86.2950 pertaining to graduate medical education methodology changes
NOTICE OF AMENDMENT
TO: All Concerned Persons
1. On August 7, 2020, the Department of Public Health and Human Services published MAR Notice No. 37-926 pertaining to the public hearing on the proposed amendment of the above-stated rule at page 1481 of the 2020 Montana Administrative Register, Issue Number 15.
2. The department has amended the above-stated rule as proposed.
3. The department has thoroughly considered the comments and testimony received. A summary of the comments received and the department's responses are as follows:
COMMENT #1: The department received several comments in support of adjusting the payment distribution formula for the graduate medical education supplemental payment.
RESPONSE #1: The department appreciates the comments received.
4. The department intends to apply this rule retroactively to August 1, 2020. A retroactive application of the rule does not result in a negative impact to any affected party.
/s/ Brenda K. Elias /s/ Sheila Hogan
Brenda K. Elias Sheila Hogan, Director
Rule Reviewer Public Health and Human Services
Certified to the Secretary of State September 15, 2020.