§5-16B-3. Reporting requirements.
(a) Annually on the first day of January, the director shall
report to the governor and the Legislature regarding the number of
children enrolled in the program or programs; the average annual
cost per child per program; the estimated number of remaining
uninsured children; and the outreach activities for the previous
year. The report shall include any information that can be
obtained regarding the prior insurance and health status of the
children enrolled in programs created pursuant to this article.
The report shall include information regarding the cost, quality
and effectiveness of the health care delivered to enrollees of this
program; satisfaction surveys; and health status improvement
indicators. The agency, in conjunction with other state health and
insurance agencies, shall develop indicators designed to measure
the quality and effectiveness of children's health programs, which
information shall be included in the annual report.
(b) On a quarterly basis, the director shall provide reports
to the legislative oversight commission on health and human
resources accountability on the number of children served,
including the number of newly enrolled children for the reporting
period and current projections for future enrollees; outreach
efforts and programs; statistical profiles of the families served
and health status indicators of covered children; the average
annual cost of coverage per child; the total cost of children
served by provider type, service type and contract type; outcome measures for children served; reductions in uncompensated care;
performance with respect to the financial plan; and any other
information as the legislative oversight commission on health and
human resources accountability may require.