DOH Clarifies 2016 Capital Appeal Deadline

Carl J. Pucci in Finance & Reimbursement

DOH issued a clarification of the appeal deadline related to the 2016 capital component. Appeals must be filed by June 10, 2016.

Please note the specific DOH bulletin below:

From: <>
Date: March 3, 2016 at 6:06:45 PM EST
To: Undisclosed recipients:;
Subject: Clarification of 2016 Final Rates Appeal Deadline

Dear Administrator:

The Dear Administrator letter (DAL) accompanying the publishing of the 2016 Final Rates erroneously identified the last day to file appeals to the capital component of the rate as July 1, 2015. In the letter, dated February 10, 2016, it is stated:

Facilities have 120 from the date of this letter, or until July 1, 2015 to submit appeals to the rate provided herein.

This email clarifies the date by which appeals to the 2016 Final rates must be filed as June 10, 2016. As stated in the DAL, questions regarding the 2016 Final rates should be submitted to

Thank you.


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