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]
IME Payment Enhancement for High NICU Utilization
Action 1704
General Information
Action Summary This action provides for enhanced Indirect Medical Education (IME) payments for hospitals with a Medicaid Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) utilization of greater than 50%
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 Modify IME for High NICU Utilization Hospitals
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
3094 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
3425 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/02/2006.
3703 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/23/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Steve Ford  / Provider Reimbursement
600 East Broad Street, Ste. 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7355    FAX: (804)786-1680