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Regulated Facility Types
Type of Facility or Program State

Licensing

Medicare

Certification

General hospitals

X X

Psychiatric hospitals

X X

Pediatric hospitals

X  

Hospital swing beds

  X

Hospital psychiatric PPS exclusion beds

  X

Critical access hospitals

X  

Ambulatory surgery centers

X X

Birthing centers

X  

Special inpatient care facilities

X  

Outpatient renal dialysis facilities

X X

Hemodialysis technicians

 X*  

Home health care agencies

X X

Hospice programs

X X

Outpatient rehabilitation facilities

  X

Comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facilities

  X

Rural health clinics

  X

Portable X-ray suppliers

  X

Community mental health centers

  X

In-home care agencies

X  

Caregiver registries

X  
 

*Technicians are state-certified. No general funds; all support comes from licensing (or certification/registration fees) and federal Medicare funds.