language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to human services; encouraging medical assistance primary care providers to perform primary caries prevention services as part of the child and teen checkup program;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.0625, subdivision 14.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
(a) Medical assistance covers diagnostic, screening, and preventive services.
(b) "Preventive services" include services related to pregnancy, including:
(1) services for those conditions which may complicate a pregnancy and which may be available to a pregnant woman determined to be at risk of poor pregnancy outcome;
(2) prenatal HIV risk assessment, education, counseling, and testing; and
(3) alcohol abuse assessment, education, and counseling on the effects of alcohol usage while pregnant. Preventive services available to a woman at risk of poor pregnancy outcome may differ in an amount, duration, or scope from those available to other individuals eligible for medical assistance.
(c) "Screening services" include, but are not limited to, blood lead tests.
Presented to the governor May 7, 2010
Signed by the governor May 11, 2010, 10:53 a.m.