Acute Care Division

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Frederick W. Kyle, R.N. B.S.- Director

The Acute Care Division is responsible for the licensing and monitoring provider compliance with state licensing laws and regulations through regular, on-site inspections. The division also conducts investigations to determine provider compliance with Medicare and Medicaid requirements.

Provider entities include:

The division certifies Managed Care Health Insurance Plans (MCHIPS) and registers Private Review Agents(PRAs).  In addition, the division inspects of Clinical Laboratories participating in the federal Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) program.

New providers who are required to obtain clearance from the Office of Civil Rights (OCR), may apply electronically via the following link: https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/pgportal