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]
Eliminate DSH for NICU Programs and Modify IME
General Information
Action Summary This action eliminates disproportionate share payments to hospitals with Neonatal Intensive Care programs and modifies the indirect medical education payments in its stead.
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 Freeze Freestanding Psych Hospitals Rates
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
2780 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 08/31/2005.
2946 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/22/2005.
3180 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2005.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Steve Ford  / Manager
Address: 600 East Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7355    FAX: (804)786-1680