December, 2000

Information Bulletin 00-36
Hospital- 26

List of Appendices for the State Operations Manual

Appendix A Interpretive Guidelines And
Survey Procedures - Hospital Table of Contents

Related to Health Care Financing Administration Transmittal 21

Purpose:

This bulletin contains information for hospitals certified to participate in the Medicare program, regarding the revision of the List of Appendices for the State Operations Manual and Appendix A, Interpretive Guidelines and Survey Procedures - Hospital Table of Contents.

How Can I Access Transmittal 21?

The Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted Transmittal 21 at the following web address: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/manuals/pm%5Ftrans/r21som.pdf

This information related to hospitals includes: "List of Appendices, Appendix A, Interpretive Guidelines and Survey Procedures - Hospital Table of Contents".

How Can I Access the Complete Hospital Interpretive Guidelines:?

The Guidelines can be accessed at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/manuals/pub07pdf/pub07pdf.asp.
You may Click on any of the links to get the information you desire.

The new CMS website addresses are subject to change. As MDH becomes aware of these changes we will update the CMS addresses in this bulletin.

If you have any questions regarding this Information Bulletin, please contact in writing:

Minnesota Department of Health
Compliance Monitoring Division
Licensing and Certification Program
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 300
PO Box 64900
St. Paul, Minnesota 55164-0900
Telephone: (651) 201-4101.

Updated Friday, March 25, 2011 at 02:05PM