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§ 19-211. Jurisdiction of Commission

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--GeneralEffective: July 1, 2016

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health--General
Title 19. Health Care Facilities (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Health Services Cost Review Commission (Refs & Annos)
Part II. Health Care Facility Rate Setting
Effective: July 1, 2016
MD Code, Health - General, § 19-211
§ 19-211. Jurisdiction of Commission
In general
(a)(1) Except for a facility that is operated or is listed and certified by the First Church of Christ Scientist, Boston, Massachusetts, the Commission has jurisdiction over hospital services offered by or through all facilities.
(2) The jurisdiction of the Commission over any identified physician service shall terminate for a facility on the request of the facility.
(3) The rate approved for an identified physician service may not exceed the rate on June 30, 1985, adjusted by an appropriate index of inflation.
Rates for related institutions
(b) The Commission may not set rates for related institutions until:
(1) State law authorizes the State Medical Assistance Program to reimburse related institutions at Commission rates; and
(2) The United States Department of Health and Human Services agrees to accept Commission rates as a method of providing federal financial participation in the State Medical Assistance Program.
Freestanding medical facilities
(c) The Commission shall set rates for hospital services provided at:
(1) A freestanding medical facility pilot project authorized under Subtitle 3A of this title prior to January 1, 2008; and
(2) A freestanding medical facility licensed under Subtitle 3A of this title.

Credits

Added as Health-General § 19-209 by Acts 1982, c. 21, § 2, eff. July 1, 1982. Amended by Acts 1985, c. 112, § 1, eff. June 1, 1985; Acts 1986, c. 5, § 1, eff. July 1, 1986. Renumbered as Health-General § 19-211 and amended by Acts 1999, c. 702, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1999. Amended by Acts 2010, c. 505, § 1, eff. June 1, 2010; Acts 2010, c. 506, § 1, eff. June 1, 2010; Acts 2011, c. 65, § 1, eff. April 12, 2011; Acts 2016, c. 420, § 1, eff. July 1, 2016.
Formerly Art. 43, §§ 568-I, 568U.
MD Code, Health - General, § 19-211, MD HEALTH GEN § 19-211
Current through all legislation from the 2020 Regular Session of the General Assembly.
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