Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 60]
Revision of Physician Certification Standards
Action 1644
General Information
Action Summary This action changes DMAS requirements for physician certification and recertification of home health patient care to conform to federal Medicare law and regulation in order to reduce administrative burdens, confusion, and provider errors.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2979 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/15/2005.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Vivian Horn  / Policy Analyst
Address: Div of LTC and Quality Assurance
600 East Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond , VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-0527    FAX: (804)786-1680