42 CFR 456.433 - Initial continued stay review date.
The UR plan must provide that -
(a) When a beneficiary is admitted to the ICF under admission review requirements of this subpart, the group performing UR assigns a specified date by which the need for his continued stay will be reviewed;
(b) The group performing UR bases its assignment of the initial continued stay review date on the methods and criteria required to be described under § 456.435(a);
(c) The initial continued stay review date is -
(1) Not later than 6 months after admission; or
(2) Earlier than 6 months after admission, if indicated at the time of admission; and
(d) The group performing UR insures that the initial continued stay review date is recorded in the beneficiary's record.