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Page 1 of 1 205.6489 Administration -- Outreach -- Data collection. (1) The Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program shall be administered by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services in terms of conducting eligibility <br>determination and providing oversight over enrollment and claims payment. (2) The program shall include a system of outreach and referral for children who may be eligible for the Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program. The program <br>shall work with the Department for Medicaid Services, the Department for <br>Community Based Services, schools, pediatricians, public health departments, and <br>other entities interested in the health of children in developing the system of <br>outreach and referral. (3) The cabinet shall promulgate administrative regulations in accordance with KRS Chapter 13A to establish a structure for quality assurance and utilization review <br>under KRS 205.6481 to 205.6495 and KRS 304.17A-340. (4) The Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program shall collect, analyze, and publicly disseminate comprehensive data on the number of children enrolled in the <br>program, services received through the program, and the effect on health outcomes <br>of children served by the program including the special health needs of minority <br>children. The information collected by the program shall be subject to KRS <br>216.2927(1). The program shall have access to all data collected by the cabinet <br>under KRS 216.2920 to 216.2929 and shall coordinate program data collection <br>efforts with the data collection efforts of the cabinet under KRS 216.2920 to <br>216.2929. Effective: June 20, 2005 <br>History: Amended 2005 Ky. Acts ch. 99, sec. 263, effective June 20, 2005. -- Amended 2000 Ky. Acts ch. 14, sec. 36, effective July 14, 2000. -- Created 1998 Ky. Acts <br>ch. 253, sec. 5, effective April 2, 1998.