The Certificate of Need
program is essentially a permitting process.
According to a letter from Weiss to Steven Parker, director of the Four-County Solid Waste District, the board did not base its decision to deny the certificate of need
on "adequate, relevant or 'substantial' evidence.
But once the two health systems develop an outline of the merger, she would expect them to ask regulators to look at the transaction and decide whether it even requires a review under Certificate of Need
rules, she said.
The transaction requires approval of the Certificate of Need
by the West Virginia Health Care Authority.
This acquisition expands our geographic footprint to 36 new counties in the certificate of need
(CON) state of Kentucky," said William F.
In its appeal, lawyers for the group of neighbors allege state regulators committed 16 errors in approving the Certificate of Need
, such as: failing to evaluate availability of all hospitals within 50 miles, failing to find the proposed site contains "adequate" land, and finding that the proposed project will improve patients' reasonable access to service.
Since 1972 Michigan law has required certain health service facilities to obtain a Certificate of Need
before they expand the number of beds in a facility or construct a wholly new facility.
A Certificate of Need
was approved by the New York State Department of Health for Gurwin to build a 135,000-square-foot addition to include 160 beds, a new and expanded adult day care center, and an outpatient health services suite.
99-D38, May 14, 1999, the PRRB affirmed the denial by HHS of a new provider exemption where new SNFs were developed through the acquisition of certificate of need
operating rights from prior owners that had either been Medicare-certified or had otherwise operated as the equivalent of a SNF during the "look-back" period.
A State certificate of need
approval is also generally required in order to provide a privately-owned and operated hospital or nursing home.
As required by the state of Georgia, Regency has submitted an application for Certificate of Need
The state Department of Human Services said it planned to issue a certificate of need
that would permit McKenzie-Willamette to build a 148-bed general hospital on the back nine of the RiverRidge Golf Course, north of Ayres Road on the west side of North Delta Highway.
The Plaintiffs, in the Complaint filed, have asked that the judge find portions of PA 619, allowing the initiation of whole new hospitals without a Certificate of Need
Hospitals will no longer be required to obtain state Certificate of Need
approval for swing beds.
In addition, Indiana lacks a certificate of need
for both inpatient and outpatient facility development which subjects all providers to increased competitive risks from physicians, developers and providers.