1. Mississippi Certificate of Need Meetings During November and December 2015

No Certificate of Need meetings were held during November and December 2015. The next Certificate of Need meeting is scheduled for January 28, 2016, at 11:00 a.m.

  1. Certificate of Need Program Report – Filings/Reports in November 2015
    1. Letters of Intent to Change Ownership
      1. Forest Hill Nursing Center - Change of Ownership – Received November 4, 2015
      2. Jackson HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Central - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      3. Clarksdale HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Northwest Mississippi - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      4. Vicksburg Healthcare, LLC d/b/a Merit Health River Region - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      5. Natchez Hospital Company, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Natchez - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      6. Wesley Health System LLC d/b/a Merit Wesley - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      7. Madison HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Madison - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      8. Alliance Health Partners, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Batesville - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      9. Amory HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Gilmore Memorial - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      10. Brandon HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Rankin - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      11. River Oaks Hospital d/b/a Merit Health River Oaks - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      12. ROH, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Woman’s Hospital - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      13. Biloxi HMA d/b/a Merit Health Biloxi - Change of Ownership – Received November 11, 2015
      14. Forrest General Hospital – Change of Ownership – Received November 24, 2015
      15. American Legacy Properties, LLC d/b/a Legacy Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation - Change of Ownership – Received November 25, 2015
    2. Determinations of Reviewability
      1. Quitman County Hospital, LLC - Project to Renovate Eight (8) Current Critical Access Hospital Patient Rooms for Service as Medicare Certified, Distinct Part, PPS-Excluded Psychiatric Unit for Geriatric Psychiatric Patients (Gero-Psych DPU) and to Renovate Existing Eight (8) Bed Gero-Psych DPU (All on the Hospital’s Ground Floor) – Received November 2, 2015
      2. Rush Foundation Hospital - Cosmetic Renovation of 4th Floor for Rush Hospital – Received November 2, 2015
      3. Biloxi HMA, LLC d/b/a Merit Health Biloxi - 4th Floor Renovation – Received November 3, 2015
      4. Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. - Mobile Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Equipment Acquisition Project – Received November 4, 2015
      5. Southern Digestive Health Center - Internal Medicine Clinic – Gastroenterology – Received November 12, 2015
      6. North Mississippi Medical Center - Addition of a Second DaVinci Robot Model S – Received November 13, 2015
      7. North Mississippi Medical Center - Replacement of DaVinci Model S at NMMC Main Unit – Received November 13, 2015
      8. Beacham Memorial Hospital – Replace Computer Tomography Equipment – Received November 18, 2015
      9. Renal Care Group Tupelo d/b/a RCG of Central New Albany - Expansion of ESRD Stations at Existing Satellite Facility – Received November 25, 2015
      10. Four Generations Holdings, LLC - Real Estate of Multiple Nursing Homes – Received November 25, 2015
    3. Letters of Intent to Apply for CON 

None

  1. Applications Received/Withdrawn
    1. Promise Hospital of Vicksburg - Relocation of an Existing Long-Term Acute Care – Received November 16, 2015
    2. Renal Care Tupelo, LLC - Expansion of ESRD Stations at Existing Facility – Received November 19, 2015 E.
  2. Applications Received for Extension/Renewal of an Expired CON
    1. Singing River Hospital - Requests for Extension/Renewal of an Expired CON - CON Review Number: HG-R-1207-031; R-0761 Renovation of Emergency Dept. & Patient Area - Date Received/Expiration Date: November 16, 2015
  3. Additional Material Received in Response to Negative Staff Analysis

None

  1. CON Applications Deemed Complete

CON Review #HG-A-0715-014 - Singing River Health System d/b/a Ocean Springs Hospital - Amendment and Cost Overrun to CON #R-0751 A - (CON Review HG-A-0311-005) - Construction of Observation Units & Outpatient Service Improvements - Original Capital Expenditure: $15,364,109 - Additional Capital Expenditure: $8,629,792 - Total Revised Capital Expenditure: $23,993,901 - Location: Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Mississippi - Staff Recommendation: Approval; Effective Date: November 4, 2015

CON Review Number: HG-RC-1015-022 - The Methodist Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, Inc. - d/b/a Methodist Rehabilitation Center - Renovation of 6th Floor, Patient and Nursing Center - Capital Expenditure: $3,375,250 - Location: Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi - Staff Recommendation: Approval; Effective Date: November 6, 2015

  1. Final Orders Issued

None

  1. Six-Month Extension Requests

None

  1. Hearings Requested/Scheduled During the Course of Review

None

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

None