Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates; in-Patient Hospital Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 70]
Reimbursement to Type One Hospitals for Operating Costs, DSH, and Indirect Medical Education
Action 1345
General Information
Action Summary This action changes the reimbursement methodology for operating reimbursement, disproportionate share (DSH) payments, and indirect medical education (IME) payments to Type One Hospitals in order to maintain previous revenue levels.
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
Associated Mandates Discontinue Inflation Adjustment for Hospital Operating, DSH, GME Payments
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
2378 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
2501 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 10/28/2003 before DPB completed its review.
2537 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/04/2004.
2781 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/12/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Steven E. Ford  / Health Care Policy & Reimbursement Manager
Address: Dept. of Medical Assistance Services
600 E. Broad Street, Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7355    FAX: (804)786-0729