Indian Health Service 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Purchased/Referred Care Delivery Area Redesignation for the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation
Document Number: 2021-10661
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
Notice is hereby given that the Indian Health Service has decided to expand the geographic boundaries of the Purchased/Referred Care (PRC) Delivery Area for the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation (NWBSN) in the State of Utah to include the Utah counties of Davis, Salt Lake, and Weber. The final PRC delivery area for the NWBSN is Box Elder County, Davis, Salt Lake, and Weber counties in the State of Utah. The sole purpose of this expansion is to authorize NWBSN to cover additional Tribal members and beneficiaries to receive PRC services.
120 Day Proposed Information Collection: Tribal Investment in Commercial Electronic Health Records
Document Number: 2021-10409
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-18
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Indian Health Service (IHS) takes this opportunity to provide information on a new Office of Management and Budget (OMB) information collection, Control Number 0917-XXXX, titled, ``Tribal Investment in Commercial Electronic Health Records.'' This proposed information collection project has been granted an emergent review by OMB. The purpose of this notice is to provide the public a notice of the information sent directly to OMB. A copy of the supporting statement is available at www.regulations.gov (see Docket ID IHS_FRDOC_0001).
Acquisition Regulations; Buy Indian Act; Procedures for Contracting; Reopening and Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2021-07455
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-04-21
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
The Indian Health Service (IHS) is reopening and extending the comment period for the proposed rule entitled ``Acquisition Regulations; Buy Indian Act; Procedures for Contracting.'' This action is being taken in response to requests from stakeholders to extend the comment period to allow additional time for interested persons to submit comments on the proposed rule.