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​Participation Review Bed Requests

Under 55 Pa.Code § 1187.21a (relating to nursing facility bed requests-statement of policy), the Department of Human Services is required to post the notice on the website listing requests received from nursing facility providers for an increase in the number of the providers' licensed and MA-certified beds. The public notice gives the opportunity for interested persons to submit comments regarding the notice to the Department

2019 Group One

2019 Bed Transfer Requests

 

2018 Group One

 

2018 Bed Transfer Requests

2017 Bed Transfer Requests

2016 Bed Transfer Requests

2017 Group Two

NOTICE: During the period from July 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017, the Department did not receive any bed requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the Department will not be publishing a notice for 2017 Group Two Bed Requests.

2017 Group One

2016 Group One 

NOTICE: During the period from January 1, 2016, through June 30, 2016, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a 2016 Group One Bed Requests

2016 Group Two

NOTICE - During the period from July 1, 2016 through Dec. 31, 2016, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a group 2016 Group Two Bed Request.

2015 Group One

2015 Group Two

NOTICE: During the period from July 1, 2015, through Dec. 31, 2015, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a 2015 Group Two Bed Requests.

2015 Bed Transfer Requests

2014 Group One

NOTICE - During the period from January 1, 2014, through June 30, 2014, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a 2014 Group One Bed Requests covering the submission period of Jan. 1, 2014, through June 30, 2014.

2014 Group Two

2014 Bed Transfer Requests

2013 Group One

  • NOTICE: 2013 Group One Bed Requests received covering the submission period of January 1, 2013 through June 30, 2013.
  • Decision

2013 Group Two

NOTICE: 2013 Group Two Bed Requests received covering the submission period of July 1, 2013 through December 31, 2013.

 Public Comments

2013 Bed Transfer Requests

2012 Group One

NOTICE: 2012 Group One Bed Requests received covering the submission period of Jan. 1, 2012 through June 30, 2012.
Decision

2012 Group Two

NOTICE:  2012 Group Two Bed Requests received covering the submission period of July 1, 2012 through Dec. 31, 2012.
Decision

2012 Bed Transfer Requests

December 2012

October 2012

September 2012

August 2012

July 2012

June 2012

May 2012

April 2012

March 2012

  • Decision - TR12002 - Golden Living-East Mountain - Lackawanna - Denied

February 2012

  • Decision - TR12001 - Millcreek Manor - Erie - Denied

January 2012

2011 Group One

NOTICE: 2011 Group One Bed Requests received covering the submission period of January 1, 2011 through June 30, 2011.
Decision

2011 Group Two

NOTICE: 2011 Group Two Bed Requests received covering the submission period of July 1, 2011 through Dec. 31, 2011.
Decision

2011 Bed Transfer Requests

December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011

  • Decision -
  • TR11010 - Caring Heart Rehabilitation & Nursing Center - Philadelphia - Denied
  • TR11009 - Sayre Health Care Center - Bradford - Withdrawn

August 2011
July 2011

  • Decision - TR11008 - ManorCare Health Services - Lebanon - Approved

June 2011

  • Decision - TR11007 - ManorCare Health Care Services-Camp Hill - Cumberland - Approved

May 2011
April 2011

  • Decision - TR11006 - ManorCare Health Services - Monroeville - Approved

March 2011

  • Decision -
  • TR11003 - Green Ridge Health Care Center - Approved
  • TR11004 - Manchester Presbyterian Lodge - Approved
  • TR11005 - ManorCare Health Services - King of Prussia - Approved

February 2011

  • Decision -
  • TR11001 - ManorCare Health Services - Yardley - Approved
  • TR11002 - ManorCare Health Services - Mercy Fitzgerald - Approved

January 2011

2010 Group One

NOTICE - 2010 Group One Bed Requests received covering the submission period of January 1, 2010 through June 30, 2010.
Decision

2010 Group Two

NOTICE - During the period from July 1, 2010, through Dec. 31, 2010, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a 2010 Group Two Bed Requests covering the submission period of July 1, 2010, through Dec. 31, 2010.

2010 Bed Transfer Requests

December 2010

  • Decision -
  • TR10005 - Golden Living - East Mountain - Disapproved
  • TR10006 - Little Sisters of the Poor - Disapproved
  • TR10007 - Cumberland Place - Disapproved
  • TR10008 - Caring Heart Rehab & Nsg Center -Approved
  • TR10009 - Caring Heart Rehab & Nursing Center - Approved
  • TR10010 - ManorCare Health Services-Monroeville - Disapproved
  • TR10011 - Lutheran SeniorLife - Disapproved

November 2010

  • Decision - TR10004 - ManorCare Health Services-Whitehall Borough - Approved

October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010

  • Decision - TR10003 - Montgomery Rehab Center of Chestnut Hill - Withdrawn

May 2010

  • Decision - TR10002 - Canterbury Place - Approved

April 2010

  • Decision - TR10001 - Meadville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center - Approved

2009 Group One

NOTICE - During the period from Jan. 1, 2009, through June 30, 2009, the department did not receive any written requests from providers for additional beds. Therefore, the department will not be publishing a notice for a 2009 Group One Exception Requests covering the submission period of January 1, 2009, through June 30, 2009.

2009 Group Two

NOTICE - 2009 Group Two Exception Requests received covering the submission period of July 1, 2009 through Dec. 31, 2009.
Decision

History of Bed Request Decisions

History of Bed Request Decisions

BED TRANSFER REQUESTS

Nursing facility bed requests are reviewed bi-annually and decisions are rendered based on the Statement of Policy Annex A published in the Pa. Bulletin, April 3, 2010 issue. Bed requests are batched into review groups based on the year and date of receipt in accordance with the Statement of Policy. Group 1 consists of bed requests received from Jan. 1 through June 30 of a given year with best efforts made to render a decision by Dec. 31 of the same year. Group 2 consists of bed requests received from July 1 through December 31 of a given year with best efforts made to render a decision by June 30 of the following year. Bed request decisions are as follows:

Participation Review Exception Requests

Below is a listing of all nursing facility exception request decisions issued since the inception of the participation review process in 1998. The requests are reviewed biannually and decisions rendered based on the guidelines listed in the nursing facility exception request statement of policy published at 28 Pa.B. 1138 (Jan. 10, 1998).

Exception requests are batched into review groups based on the year and date of receipt by the Department. Group One consists of exception requests received from January 1 through June 30. Best efforts are made to issue decisions on these requests by December 31. Group Two consists of exception requests received from July 1 through December 31. Best efforts are made to issue decisions on these requests by the following June 30.