Compromise plan also resurrects issue of ‘reasonable compensation’
State’s funding ratio increases, but remains sixth worst in U.S.
Panel splits the difference on $1 million in fee cuts
House, Senate conferees fail to agree on funding changes
But amendment calling for ‘reasonable’ provider fees gains
Contentious proposal includes payment levels for medical procedures
But critics warn of loopholes and further misclassification
Joint letter calls for ‘long-term reauthorization’