Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 80]
Ambulatory Surgery Center and Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility Reimbursement
Action 2690
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action is intended to implement reimbursement changes for Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs). The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) implemented a new reimbursement system for ASCs in calendar year 2007. This action will also implement reimbursement changes for outpatient rehabilitation (rehab) facilities that are currently reimbursed on a cost basis.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001405]
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
4671 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/12/2008.
4933 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/04/2009.
5345 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/05/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan   / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: 600 E. Broad Street
Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.