Capital Rate Corrections Due on 10/3/14

Carl J. Pucci in Finance & Reimbursement

A reminder that corrections to the 2015 Capital Rates are due to DOH by Friday, October 3, 2014.  Please see NYSHFA member mailing for rate notification details.  Below is the DOH Notice which outlines the 2015 rate schedule, as well as the email address for data corrections.

The Division of Finance and Rate Setting has set the following schedule regarding the 2015 Rates:

Due Date

Action

Friday - 10/03/2014

2015 Capital correction requests due for inclusion in NOTICE RATES to be published November 2, 2014

Sunday - 11/2/2014

Publication of 2015 Notice Rates

Friday -  12/01/2014

2015 Capital corrections requests (HOTLINE) to the NOTICE rates due for inclusion in the January 2015 Initial Rates

Thursday – 01/15/2015

Publication of January 2015 Initial Rates

  • Facilities which have not successfully submitted a correctly certified 2013 RHCF-4 cost report will receive a zero capital per diem.  Facilities should make all efforts to ensure the 2013 RHCF-4 is filed with the Department and properly certified
  • All requests for capital rate corrections should be sent to BVAPR@health.ny.gov.


In order to make the deadlines for publication of the NOTICE and INITIAL rates it is important that facilities have all the necessary information sent to the Department in a timely fashion.  Requests for corrections to the Initial rates received after the due date will not be considered for inclusion in the initial 2015 rates.  Please review the initial capital posted on the Health Commerce System for your individual facility as soon as possible to ensure any change requests can be honored.

NYSHFA CONTACT:

Carl J. Pucci
Director, Finance & Reimbursement
518-462-4800 x36