Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services October 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Application by The Joint Commission for Continued Deeming Authority for Home Health Agencies
Document Number: E7-20579
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-10-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
This proposed notice with comment period acknowledges the receipt of a deeming application from The Joint Commission for continued recognition as a national accrediting organization for home health agencies that wish to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid programs. Section 1865(b)(3)(A) of the Social Security Act requires that within 60 days of receipt of an organization's complete application, we publish a notice that identifies the national accrediting body making the request, describes the nature of the request, and provides at least a 30-day public comment period.
Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Application by the Community Health Accreditation Program for Continued Deeming Authority for Home Health Agencies
Document Number: E7-20574
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-10-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
This proposed notice with comment period acknowledges the receipt of a deeming application from the Community Health Accreditation Program for continued recognition as a national accrediting organization for home health agencies that wish to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid programs. Section 1865(b)(3)(A) of the Social Security Act requires that within 60 days of receipt of an organization's complete application, we publish a notice that identifies the national accrediting body making the request, describes the nature of the request, and provides at least a 30-day public comment period.