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Certificate of Need

The Kentucky Certificate of Need process prevents the proliferation of health care facilities, health services and major medical equipment that increase the cost of quality health care in the commonwealth.

Diona G. Mullins, Policy Advisor
Office of Health Policy
275 E. Main St., 4W-E
Frankfort, KY 40621
Phone: (502) 564-9592
Fax: (502) 564-0302

Announcements

Special Memorandum (Oct. 8, 2014)

Note: Deadline for receipt of comments has been extended to Dec. 8, 2014

Certificate of Need Modernization: Core Principles


Regulations

On Sept. 17, 2014, the following amended regulations became effective: 

900 KAR 6:125 Certificate of Need annual surveys
900 KAR 6:030 Certificate of Need expenditure minimums

On Oct. 7, 2014, the following proposed amended regulations were withdrawn:

900 KAR 6 075 CON nonsubstantive review
900 KAR 6:055 CON forms

On Oct. 15, 2014, the following amended regulations became effective:

900 KAR 6:070 Certificate of need considerations for formal review
900 KAR 7:030 Data reporting by health care providers

OHP will submit Statements of Consideration to address comments received during the public comment period regarding the following proposed amended regulations:

900 KAR 6:060 Timetable for submission of CON
900 KAR 6:065 CON application process

The amended regulations may be viewed on LRC’s website.


On Aug. 14, 2014, the Office of Health Policy filed amendments to the following regulations with LRC:

900 KAR 6:065 Certificate of need application process

900 KAR 6:060 Timetable for submission of certificate of need applications

On Aug. 14, 2014, the Office of Health Policy filed the following amendment after comments regulations with LRC:

900 KAR 6:075 CON nonsubstantive Review

900 KAR 6:075 Statement of Consideration

900 KAR 6:070 Certificate of need considerations for formal review

900 KAR 6:070 Statement of Consideration

900 KAR 7:030 Data reporting by health care providers

900 KAR 7:030 Statement of Consideration

900 KAR 6:055 CON Forms

900 KAR 6:055 Statement of Consideration

Revised OHP Form 8

Revised OHP Form 2A

Revised OHP Form 10B

Reference Materials

2013 - 2015 State Health Plan (January 2014)

Office of Health Policy Health Facility and Services Utilization Reports

State Health Plan Calculations for Home Health (Rev. Sept. 12, 2014)

State Health Plan Calculations for Hospice (July 3, 2013)

State Health Calculations for Psychiatric Beds (Rev. October 14, 2013)

State Health Plan Calculations for Long Term Care (July 11, 2013)

Batching Cycle/Timetable 

Population Estimates and Projections

2010 to 2050 Projections of Total Population by Age and Sex State ADDs and Counties (State Data Center May 1, 2014)

2010 Census with 2012 Estimate by Single Year of Age and Gender (State Data Center May 1, 2014)

2010 Census with 2012 Estimate by Age Groups and Race (State Data Center May 1, 2014)

 

Last Updated 12/17/2014
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