|Action Summary||This action updates DMAS regulations to allow practitioners other than physicians to order and certify home health services in accordance with a new federal rule published on May 8, 2020.|
|Executive Branch Review||This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication. Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 4 c|
|RIS Project||Yes |
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation
or court case.
Federal Reguatory Change Published at 85 FR 27626 (May 8, 2020).
|New Periodic Review||This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.|
|Name / Title:||Emily McClellan / Regulatory Supervisor|
Policy Division, DMAS
600 E. Broad Street, Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
|Phone:||(804)371-4300 FAX: (804)786-1680 TDD: ()-|