Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services [12 VAC 30 ‑ 130]
Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) Update
Action 5675
General Information
Action Summary The Code of Virginia, ยงยง 32.1-330, 32.1-330.01, and 32.1-330.3 were amended in accordance with 2020 HB/SB 902 to allow qualified nursing facility staff to complete the Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) screening for individuals who apply for or request LTSS, and who are receiving non-Medicaid skilled nursing services in an institutional setting following discharge from an acute care hospital. The purpose of this action is to amend sections of the PASRR regulations in order to align the regulations with new requirements in the Code and also update terminology to align with terms currently used by CMS and the Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [6611]
Associated Mandates HB/SB 902 Preadmission Screening
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
9189 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 08/15/2023 and was extended until 02/14/2024.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: Policy Division, DMAS
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.