Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services [12 VAC 30 ‑ 50]
Limit Coverage of Out-of-State Inpatient Hospital Services
Action 237
General Information
Action Summary This action clarifies and expands upon limits placed on the coverage of inpatient hospital services by providers who are located outside the borders of the Commonwealth.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 30-50 Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 30 - 60 Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
  12 VAC 30 - 70 Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates; in-Patient Hospital Care
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
314 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/22/1999.
628 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/10/2000.
1521 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/02/2002.
Contact Information
Name / Title: JIm Cohen  / Manager
Address: Div. of Program Operations, DMAS
600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-4948