42 CFR 488.207 - Informal hearing procedures.

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§ 488.207 Informal hearing procedures.
(a) CMS will provide written notice of the time and place of the informal hearing at least 10 days before the scheduled date.
(b) The informal reconsideration hearing will be conducted in accordance with the following procedures—
(1) The hearing is open to CMS and the organization requesting the reconsideration, including—
(i) Authorized representatives;
(ii) Technical advisors (individuals with knowledge of the facts of the case or presenting interpretation of the facts); and
(iii) Legal counsel;
(2) The hearing is conducted by the hearing officer who receives testimony and documents related to the proposed action;
(3) Testimony and other evidence may be accepted by the hearing officer even though it would be inadmissable under the usual rules of court procedures;
(4) Either party may call witnesses from among those individuals specified in paragraph (b)(1) of this section; and
(5) The hearing officer does not have the authority to compel by subpoena the production of witnesses, papers, or other evidence.

Title 42 published on 2014-10-01

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  • 2014-11-06; vol. 79 # 215 - Thursday, November 6, 2014
    1. 79 FR 66032 - Medicare and Medicaid Programs; CY 2015 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update; Home Health Quality Reporting Requirements; and Survey and Enforcement Requirements for Home Health Agencies
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: These regulations are effective on January 1, 2015.
      42 CFR Parts 409, 424, 484, 488, 498

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Title 42 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR 488 after this date.

  • 2014-12-01; vol. 79 # 230 - Monday, December 1, 2014
    1. 79 FR 71081 - Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Conditions of Participation for Home Health Agencies; Extension of Comment Period
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Notice of extension of comment period.
      The comment period is extended to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on January 7, 2015.
      42 CFR Parts 409, 410, 418, 440, 484, 485 and 488