I.        February 2015 – Mississippi Certificate of Need Meeting

During the February 26, 2015 Certificate of Need meeting, Dr. Mary Currier, State Health Officer, concurred with the health and planning staff analysis and approved the following applications for Certificate of Need.

CON Review # ESRD-RC-1014-013 – RCG Mississippi, Inc. d/b/a RCG Louisville – Repair ESRD Facility Due to Natural Disaster and Expansion – Capital Expenditure: $1,483,261 – Location: Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi – Staff Recommendation: Approval

CON Review # HG-CO1014-014 – Vicksburg Healthcare, LLC d/b/a River Region  Health System – Cost Overrun to CON No. R-0871 (CON Review No.: HG-MOB-0913-012) – Construction  of  River  Region  Medical  Office  Building  –  Approved  Capital  Expenditure: $13,245,099 – Additional Capital Expenditure: $3,723,912 – Location: Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi – Staff Recommendation: Approval

The next Certificate of Need meeting is scheduled for March 26, 2015, at 11:00 a.m.

II.         Certificate of Need Program Report – Filings/Reports Since January 2015

  1. Letters of Intent to Change Ownership
  1. Beacham Memorial Hospital – Change of Ownership – Received February 12, 2015
  1. Determinations of Reviewability
  1. Southern Surgery Center, LLC – Transfer of Real Property Owned by Southern Development Resources, LLC – Received February 6, 2015
  2. Biloxi HMA, LLC d/b/a Biloxi Regional Medical Center – Acquisition of Membership Interest in Compass Imaging, LLC – Received February 6, 2015
  3. North Mississippi Medical Center – Replacement of Radiation Therapy Equipment – North Linear Accelerator – Received February 12, 2015
  4. Ocean Springs Hospital – Ocean Springs Hospital Wound Care Renovation – Received February 12, 2015
  5. Mississippi Urology Clinic, PLLC – Single Specialty Ambulatory Surgery Center Urology –Received February 12, 2015
  1. Tippah County Health Services – Inpatient Distinct Part Geriatric Psychiatric Unit (Senior Care) Ripley, MS – Received February 12, 2015
  2. Rehabilitation Center, LLC d/b/a Millcreek Classroom Addition – Received February 12, 2015
  3. Boliver Medical Center – Cosmetics Upgrades and Minor Renovations for Bolivar Medical Center – Received February 12, 2015
  4. Bienville Surgery Center, LLC – Orthopaedic Surgery – Received February 20, 2015
  5. St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital – Expansion of Hospital Pharmacy – Received February 20, 2015
  6. Hattiesburg Clinic, PA d/b/a Columbia Dialysis Unit – Rebuild of Columbia Dialysis Unit Received February 25, 2015
  7. RCG MS, Inc. d/b/a RCG of Greenwood – Expansion of a Home Therapy Program – Received February 26, 2015
  1. Letters of Intent to Apply for CON

             None

  1. Applications Received/Withdrawn
  1. Neshoba County General Hospital – Amendment/Cost Overrun to CON # HG-MOB- 0614-009; R-0879 – Medical Office Building – Received February 5, 2015
  2. Harrison County Properties, LLC – Cost Overrun to CON # NH-RLS-0110-001; R:0819 – Construction of  90 Nursing Home Beds in Harrison County, Mississippi  – Received February 9, 2015
  3. Madison HMA, LLC  d/b/a Merit  Health  Madison  –  Construction  of  Medical Office Building – Received February 27, 2015
  1. Applications Received for Extension/Renewal of an Expired CON

None

  1. Additional Material Received in Response to Negative Staff Analysis

None

  1.  CON Applications Deemed Complete

None

  1. Six-Month Extension Requests Granted

None

  1. Hearings Requested/Scheduled During the Course of Review

None

  1. Request for Hearing on Denial of Six-Month Extension

CON  Review  #  ESRD-NIS-0905-041;  CON  #  R-0710  –  Healthcare  Engineers,  LLC  – Establishment of a six-station ESRD facility in Tallahatchie County – Capital expenditure: $254,085 – Requestor: Alliance Health Partners, LLC, d/b/a Tri-Lakes Medical Center - To Be Scheduled