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Rules and Regulations for the Identification of Medically Underserved Areas in Virginia [12 VAC 5 ‑ 540]
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Description The regulations include criteria for identifying medically underserved areas in Virginia and include effective quantifiable measures sensitive to the unique characteristics of urban and rural jurisdiction, such a the incidence of infant mortaliaty, the availability of primary care resources, poverty levels, and other relevant measures.
State Authority 32.1-122.5
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Whether the regulations continue to serve as criteria for identifying medically underserved areas in Virginia and include effective quantifiable measures sensitive to the unique characteristics of urban and rural jurisdiction, such a the incidence of infant mortaliaty, the availability of primary care resources, poverty levels, and other relevant measures.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Joseph Hilbert  / Director of Governmental and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: joe.hilbert@vdh.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)864-7001    FAX: (804)864-7022    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Update MUA determination process for timely accurate computations Final Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None