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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 17-2119



Ambulatory Surgical Facilities; Requests for Exceptions

[47 Pa.B. 7769]
[Saturday, December 23, 2017]

 The following ambulatory surgical facilities (ASF) have filed requests for exceptions under 28 Pa. Code § 51.33 (relating to requests for exceptions) with the Department of Health (Department), which has authority to license ASFs under the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P.S. §§ 448.101—448.904b). The following requests for exceptions relate to regulations governing ASF licensure in 28 Pa. Code Chapters 51 and 551—571 (relating to general information; and ambulatory surgical facilities).

Facility Name Regulation
Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Center, PC28 Pa. Code § 551.31(d)(1)—(4) (relating to licensure)
Memorial Hospital Outpatient Surgery Center28 Pa. Code § 553.1 (relating to principle)
28 Pa. Code § 553.3 (relating to governing body responsibilities)
28 Pa. Code § 553.3(8)(iii)
28 Pa. Code § 553.4 (relating to other functions)
28 Pa. Code § 553.31(b) (relating to administrative
28 Pa. Code § 555.1 (relating to principle)
28 Pa. Code § 555.2 (relating to medical staff membership)
28 Pa. Code § 555.3 (relating to requirements for membership
 and privileges)
28 Pa. Code § 555.4 (relating to clinical activities and duties of
 physician assistants and certified registered nurse
28 Pa. Code § 557.1 (relating to policy)
28 Pa. Code § 557.2 (relating to plan)
28 Pa. Code § 557.3 (relating to Quality Assurance and
 Improvement Program)
28 Pa. Code § 557.4 (relating to Quality Assurance and
 Improvement Committee)
28 Pa. Code § 563.1 (relating to principle)
28 Pa. Code § 563.2(a) (relating to organization and staffing)
28 Pa. Code § 567.2(1) (relating to committee responsibilities)
Memorial Hospital Outpatient Endoscopy Center28 Pa. Code § 551.3 (relating to definitions)
28 Pa. Code § 553.1
28 Pa. Code § 553.31
28 Pa. Code § 555.1
28 Pa. Code § 555.2
28 Pa. Code § 563.2
28 Pa. Code § 567.2
28 Pa. Code § 569.1 (relating to principle)
Penn Highlands DuBois Surgery Center28 Pa. Code § 553.31

 The previously listed requests are on file with the Department. Persons may receive a copy of a request for exception by requesting a copy from the Department of Health, Division of Acute and Ambulatory Care, Room 532, Health and Welfare Building, Harrisburg, PA 17120, (717) 783-8980, fax (717) 772-2163, Persons who wish to comment on an exception request may do so by sending a letter by mail, e-mail or facsimile to the Division at the previously listed address. Comments received by the Department within 10 days after the date of publication of this notice will be reviewed by the Department before it decides whether to approve or disapprove the request for exception.

 Persons with a disability who wish to obtain a copy of a request and/or provide comments to the Department and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to do so should contact the Director, Division of Acute and Ambulatory Care at (717) 783-8980, or for speech and/or hearing impaired persons, call the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at (800) 654-5984 (TDD users) or (800) 654-5988 (voice users).

Acting Secretary

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 17-2119. Filed for public inspection December 22, 2017, 9:00 a.m.]

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