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Our Mission is to ensure that the citizens of Connecticut have access to a quality health care delivery system
 
 
 
Latest CON Deemed Complete:
  • On May 22, 2015, OHCA deemed complete the application from Hartford Hospital and Connecticut GI Endoscopy Center, LLC to transfer 51% ownership of the Center to Hartford Hospital under Docket No. 15-31983-CON.
  • On May 21, 2015, OHCA deemed complete Western Connecticut Health Network's application, Docket Number 15-31978-CON,  to terminate/transfer Danbury Hospital’s Seifert & Ford Family Community Health Center and Community Center for Behavioral Health Programs to Connecticut Institute for Communities, Inc.’s Greater Danbury Health Center.
  • On April 10, 2015 OHCA deemed complete Shoreline Behavioral Health’s application to establish a mental health and substance abuse treatment facility under Docket No. 14-31964-CON.
  • On April 1, 2015, the Certificate of Need Application of Yale-New Haven Hospital to terminate its Inpatient Rehabilitation Services at its Chapel Street Campus to a leased space in Milford Hospital was deemed complete. This CON application was filed under Docket No. 15-31987-CON. 
 

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News:
  • NEW!!! Top 10 Salary Data for Connecticut’s 29 Short Term Acute Care Hospitals for Fiscal Year 2014.  This document provides a summary of the ten highest paid positions for each acute care hospital for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014.

  • On April 16, 2015, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a CON Modification from Day Kimball Healthcare. The request is to modify OHCA’s decision rendered under Docket Number 10-31602-CON. To review the information please click here: 15-31992-MDF.

  • On April 24, 2015, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a Declaratory Ruling from Yale-New Haven Hospital. The request seeks a determination regarding the applicability of Connecticut General Statutes §§ 19a-638(a)(5) and 19a-639c. To review the request please click here: 15-31994-DCR.

  • On April 16, 2015, the Office of Health Care Access received a request for a CON Modification from MidState Medical Center and The Hospital of Central Connecticut. The request is to modify OHCA’s decision rendered under Docket Number 12-31775-CON. To review the information please click here: DN: 15-31991-MDF.

  • On April 13, 2015, Stamford Hospital submitted a Certificate of Need application for the acquisition of a CT scanner to be located in the new Emergency Department on the main campus. The application was assigned docket number 15-31990-CON.

  • On April 8, 2015, Charlotte Hungerford Hospital submitted a Certificate of Need application for the acquisition of a CT scanner for the Hungerford Emergency and Medical Care Center in Winsted. The application was assigned docket number 15-31989-CON.

  • On April 2, 2015, Walden Behavioral Care, LLC submitted a Certificate of Need application to establish an outpatient clinic, in Guilford, to treat eating disorders in male and female adults and adolescents.  The application was assigned docket number 15-31988-CON.

  • Uncompensated Care Trend Analysis  - This document provides an analysis on the trending of Acute Care Hospitals’ Uncompensated Care Costs (Charity Care and Bad Debts), Uncompensated Care Costs as a percent of Net Patient Service Revenue and Uninsured Discharges as a percent of Total Discharges for the fiscal years 2011 - 2013.

  • NEW!!! Certificate of Need (CON) application forms have been revised/reformatted and are now available for use, effective March 10, 2015. The new forms and further instruction on their use can be found at OHCA Forms.

  • Statewide Health Care Facilities and Services Plan 2014 Supplement. This Plan is intended to be a blueprint for health care delivery in Connecticut, serving as a resource guide for health care facilities and services planning. While the 2012 Plan focused on standards, guidelines and methodologies related to Certificate of Need (CON) regulation, this Plan focuses on the unmet health care need of vulnerable and at-risk populations and the alignment of public health and health care initiatives that aim to address these needs.

  • NEW!!! Hospital Quality and Utilization ( CTMONAHRQ ) - provides information about hospital quality ratings, costs and charges, avoidable hospitalization, and county rates of conditions and procedures.

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Content Last Modified on 5/22/2015 2:53:29 PM