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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 Notice

On June 13, 2014, the Office of Health Policy filed amendments to the following regulations with LRC:

900 KAR 6:030 Certificate of Need expenditure minimums

900 KAR 6:125 Certificate of Need annual surveys

900 KAR 6:125 material incorporated by reference red line version

A public hearing on these administrative regulations shall, if requested, be held on July 21, 2014, at 9 a.m. in Conference Suite B, Health Services Building, First Floor, 275 E. Main St., Frankfort, KY 40621. Individuals interested in attending this hearing shall notify this agency in writing by July 14, 2014, five workdays prior to the hearing, of their intent to attend. If no notification of intent to attend the hearing is received by that date, the hearing may be cancelled. You may submit written comments regarding this proposed administrative regulation until July 31, 2014. Send written notification of intent to attend the public hearing or written comments on the proposed administrative regulation to: Tricia Orme, Office of Legal Services, 275 E. Main St., 5 W-B, Frankfort, KY 40621, Phone: 502-564-7905, Fax: 502-564-7573, email.

On May 8, 2014, the Office of Health Policy filed amendments to the following regulations with LRC:

900 KAR 6 075 CON Nonsubstantive Review

900 KAR 6:070 Certfificate of Need considerations for formal review

900 KAR 7:030 Data reporting by health care providers

900 KAR 6:055 Forms
Revised OHP Form 8
Revised OHP Form 2A

A public hearing on these administrative regulations shall, if requested, be held on June 23, 2014, at 9 a.m. in Conference Suite B, Health Services Building, First Floor, 275 E. Main St., Frankfort, KY 40621. Individuals interested in attending this hearing shall notify this agency in writing by June 16, 2014, five workdays prior to the hearing, of their intent to attend. If no notification of intent to attend the hearing is received by that date, the hearing may be cancelled. You may submit written comments regarding this proposed administrative regulation until June 30, 2014. Send written notification of intent to attend the public hearing or written comments on the proposed administrative regulation to: Tricia Orme, Office of Legal Services, 275 E. Main St., 5 W-B, Frankfort, KY  40621, Phone:  502-564-7905, Fax:  502-564-7573, email

Reference Materials

2013 - 2015 State Health Plan (January 2014)

Office of Health Policy Health Facility and Services Utilization Reports

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

State Health Plan Calculations for Home Health (June 30, 2014)

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 7/3/2014
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