42 CFR 456.60 - Certification and recertification of need for inpatient care.
(1) A physician, or physician assistant or nurse practitioner (as defined in § 491.2 of this chapter) acting within the scope of practice as defined by State law and under the supervision of a physician, must recertify for each applicant or beneficiary that inpatient services in a hospital are needed.
(2) Recertifications must be made at least every 60 days after certification.
Title 42 published on 2015-11-28
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