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Outpatient Surgery Data Reporting:
  • NEW!!! Outpatient Surgery Data Reporting is due by January 2nd and July 1st annually.
  • OHCA will post a notification on this webpage when the data is available for freedom of information requests.
  • Complete and useable data, for encounters that occur between 10/1/2016 and 3/31/2017, is due by July 1, 2017. Updated information on who is required to report and reporting process guidelines are now available at Outpatient Surgery Data Reporting. Email related questions to HelpDesk.dph@ct.gov using the subject line: Outpatient Surgery Data Reporting.

Latest CON Deemed Complete:   
  • On March 21, 2017, OHCA deemed complete Wallingford Endoscopy Center, LLC’s application to establish an outpatient surgical facility for gastroenterological services at 863 North Main Street Extension in Wallingford, Connecticut (docket number 16-32136-CON).
  • On March 20, 2017, OHCA deemed complete the application to transfer ownership interest in The Surgical Center of Connecticut, LLC to SCA-Main Street, LLC. (docket number  17-32145-CON).
  • On March 20, 2017, OHCA deemed complete the application to transfer ownership interest in River Valley Ambulatory Surgery Center, LLC to SCA-River Valley, LLC. (docket number  17-32146-CON).
  • On March 20, 2017, OHCA deemed complete Yale New Haven Hospital’s application to acquire two SPECT/CT cameras to replace two existing SPECT cameras, docket number 16-32124-CON.
  • On March 8,  2017, OHCA deemed complete Hartford Healthcare Incorporation, Inc. and The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s application to transfer ownership of The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, located at 540 Litchfield Street,  Torrington, CT to Hartford Healthcare Corporation Inc.,  docket number 16-32135-CON.
  • On March 2,  2017, OHCA deemed complete Day Kimball Hospital, Inc’s. application to terminate its MRI services at 39 Kennedy Drive, Putnam Connecticut, docket number 16-32142-CON.
  • On March 2, 2017, OHCA deemed complete the application to transfer ownership of Sharon Hospital from Essent Health Care of Connecticut, Inc. to Vassar Health Connecticut, Inc. (docket number 16-32132-CON).
  • On March 2, 2017, OHCA deemed complete the application to transfer ownership of Regional HealthCare Associates, a physician practice affiliated with Sharon Hospital Holding Company, to a medical foundation associated with Vassar Health Connecticut, Inc. (docket number 16-32133-CON).
  • On March 3, 2017,  OHCA deemed complete the application to transfer Saint Mary Hospital’s interest in the Harold Leever Cancer Center to Trinity Health-New England (docket number 16-32139-CON).
  • On February 27, 2016, OHCA deemed complete Windham Community Memorial Hospital’s application seeking authorization to terminate mammography and bone densitometry services at the Women’s Center for Health in Hebron, Connecticut, Docket Number: 16-32140-CON.
  • On December 30, 2016, OHCA deemed complete Growing Potential Services: Therapeutic and Behavioral Health Solutions, PC’ application to establish a psychiatric outpatient, day treatment and substance abuse or dependence treatment clinic for adults facility for adults in Enfield, Docket Number 16-32083-CON.

Upcoming Public Hearing Notices:

 Date
 Reference
Monday May 8, 2017
16-32135-CON - Hartford HealthCare Corporation; The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

Transfer of ownership of The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital to Hartford HealthCare Corporation

Click on 'Check the Calendar' on the left navigation bar for details.

News:
  • IMPORTANT: A special notice regarding all CON filings

  • NEW!!! Statement of Operations data for Connecticut’s 28 Short Term Acute Care Hospitals for Fiscal Year 2016.  This document provides a summary of revenues and expenses for each acute care hospital for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016.

  • NEW!!! Statement of Operations data for Connecticut’s Acute Care Hospital Health Systems for Fiscal Year 2016.  This document provides a summary of revenues and expenses for each of the corporate health systems within which the State’s acute care hospitals operate for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016.

  • NEW!!! Audited Financial Statements for Connecticut’s Short Term Acute Care Hospitals and their parent corporations for Fiscal Year 2016 are now available in the Hospital Financial Data section of this website.

  • On April 18, 2017, OHCA received Hartford Hospital’s application, Docket Number 17-32164-CON, seeking authorization to add two (2) operating rooms at its main campus, with an associated capital expenditure of $2,500,000.

  • On April 18, 2017, OHCA received the Counseling Center of Waterbury, LLC’s application, Docket Number 17-32163-CON, to establish a facility for the care or treatment of substance abusive or dependent persons in Wolcott.

  • On April 11, 2017, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a CON Modification from NR Connecticut, LLC d/b/a Retreat at South Connecticut. The request is to extend the CON expiration date of the CON rendered under Docket Number 13-31828-CON. To review the information please click here: DN 17-31828-MDF.

  • On March 31, 2017, OHCA received Jay and Reinhard Recovery Services, LLC’s (d/b/a Recovery Services of Connecticut) application, Docket Number 17-32160-CON, to establish a facility for the care or treatment of substance abusive or dependent persons in Madison.

  • On March 30, 2017, OHCA deemed complete MC1 Healthcare, LLC’s (d/b/a/ Mountainside Treatment Center) application to establish a psychiatric outpatient clinic for adults residing in Litchfield County (docket number 16-32129-CON).

  • On March 13, 2017, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a CON Modification from Northeast Regional Radiation Oncology Network Community Cancer Care. The request is to extend the expiration date of the CON rendered under Docket Number 12-31778-CON and subsequently modified under Docket Numbers 14-31778-MDF and 15-31778-MDF. To review the information please click here: 17-31778-MDF.

  • On March 9, 2016, OHCA received Behavioral Enhancement and Substance Abuse Medicine Treatment, PLLC’s application to establish a new substance abuse treatment facility in Waterbury (Docket No. 17-32158-CON)

  • On February 21, 2017, OHCA received New Era Rehabilitation Center, Inc.’s, application, Docket Number 17-32149-CON, to expand services to include a psychiatric outpatient clinic for adults at its existing substance abuse facility in Bridgeport.

  • On February 21, 2017, OHCA received New Era Rehabilitation Center, Inc.’s, application, Docket Number 17-32150-CON, to expand services to include a psychiatric outpatient clinic for adults at its existing substance abuse facility in New Haven.

  • On February 21, 2017, OHCA received the Connecticut Children's Medical Center’s application to acquire a 3T MRI (docket number 17-32148-CON).

  • On February 1, 2017, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a CON Modification from Hartford Hospital. The request is to change the model of SPECT/CT camera system and extend the CON expiration date of the CON rendered under Docket Number 14-31952-CON. To review the information please click here: 17-31952-MDF

  • On January 30, 2017, OHCA received a Certificate of Need application requesting authorization to transfer ownership of an 11.5% membership interest in River Valley ASC to SCA-River Valley, LLC, with an associated capital expenditure of $5,513,910; Docket Number 17-32136-CON.

  • On January 30, 2017, OHCA received a Certificate of Need application requesting authorization to transfer ownership of an 11% membership interest in the Surgical Center of Connecticut to SCA-Main Street, LLC, with an associated capital expenditure of $2,821,212; Docket Number 17-32135-CON.

  • REMINDER!!!  Connecticut’s hospitals, hospital systems and group practices with 30 or more physicians are required to provide an Annual Report to OHCA by statute regarding such group practices. See http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3902&q=556534&dphNav=|56589| for the OHCA webpage, forms and instructions related to these annual filings.

  • REMINDER!!! Transactions that result in a Material Change to a group practice require the filing of a written notice to the Commissioner of Public Health at OHCA@ct.gov not later than thirty days after the transaction effective date.


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