Issue Date: May 2, 2014
Volume 41 • Issue 9 • Page 530
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE
Subtitle 37 HEALTH SERVICES COST REVIEW COMMISSION
10.37.01 Uniform Accounting and Reporting System for Hospitals and Related Institutions
Authority: Health-General Article, §§19-207 and 19-212, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Proposed Action
The Health Services Cost Review Commission proposes to amend Regulation .03 under COMAR 10.37.01 Uniform Accounting and Reporting Systems for Hospitals and Related Institutions. This action was considered for promulgation by the Commission at a previously announced open meeting held on March 12, 2014, notice of which was given pursuant to State Government Article, §10-506(c), Annotated Code of Maryland. If adopted, the proposed amendments will become effective on or about July 7, 2014.
Statement of Purpose
The purpose of this action is to require hospitals to submit to the Commission all data required for evaluation purposes in compliance with the January 1, 2014, All-Payer Model Agreement executed between the State of Maryland and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.
Comparison to Federal Standards
There is no corresponding federal standard to this proposed action.
Estimate of Economic Impact
The proposed action has no economic impact.
Economic Impact on Small Businesses
The proposed action has minimal or no economic impact on small businesses.
Impact on Individuals with Disabilities
The proposed action has no impact on individuals with disabilities.
Opportunity for Public Comment
Comments may be sent to Diana Kemp, Regulations Coordinator, Health Services Cost Review Commission, 4160 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, or call 410-764-2576, or email to email@example.com, or fax to 410-358-6217. Comments will be accepted through June 2, 2014. A public hearing has not been scheduled.
.03 Reporting Requirements; Hospitals.
A.—O. (text unchanged)
P. All-Payer Model Agreement Data Requirements. Hospitals shall submit data in accordance with the requirements of the January 1, 2014 All-Payer Model Agreement executed between the State of Maryland and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation for evaluation purposes.
[P.] Q.—[T.] U. (text unchanged)
JOHN M. COLMERS
Health Services Cost Review Commission