The notice was issued by the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services for a public hearing about Medicaid rates for nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The hearing took place on June 12, 2018. The state proposed extending a 2.99% rate cut to reimbursement rates through fiscal year 2019. When the cut was enacted in January 2018, it was intended to be a short-term cut that would be lifted by fiscal year 2019 . . .