Article 4.

Prepaid Health Plans.

108D-30. Intent and Goals.

It is the intent of the General Assembly to transform the State's current Medicaid and NC Health Choice programs to programs that provide budget predictability for the taxpayers of this State while ensuring quality care to those in need. The new Medicaid and NC Health Choice programs shall be designed to achieve the following goals:

(1) Ensure budget predictability through shared risk and accountability.

(2) Ensure balanced quality, patient satisfaction, and financial measures.

(3) Ensure efficient and cost-effective administrative systems and structures.

(4) Ensure a sustainable delivery system. (2015-245, s. 1; 2019-81, s. 14(a).)