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  • NEW !!! On April 11, 2012, OHCA received a request for time extension pursuant to 19a-369b(a) from Litchfield Hills Retreat for a Certificate of Need authorization it received under the original CON Decision rendered under Docket No.: 09-31500-CON.  If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Steven Lazarus @ Steven.lazarus@ct.gov.
  • NEW !!! On April 23, 2012 OHCA received the Certificate of Need filing of Greater Waterbury Health Network, Inc. to form a joint venture merger with LHP Southwest Connecticut, LLC d/b/a Southwest Connecticut Health System, LLC. Filed under Docket No.: 12-31755-CON.
  • NEW !!! Statement of Operations data for Connecticut’s 30 Short Term Acute Care Hospitals for Fiscal Year 2011.  This document provides a summary of revenues and expenses for each acute care hospital and on a cumulative statewide basis for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011. (March 2012)

  • On February 14, 2012 OHCA received the CON Application of Yale-New Haven Hospital and Greenwich Hospital for the establishment of elective angioplasty program at Greenwich Hospital. Filed under Docket No.: 12-31748-CON.

  • On February 17, 2012 OHCA received the CON Application of Community Mental Health Affiliates, Inc. (CMHA) for the transfer of ownership of CMHA from Central Connecticut Health Alliance to CMHA. Filed under Docket No.: 12-31750-CON.

  • On February 24, 2012, OHCA Deemed Complete the CON application of WBC Connecticut East, LLC to establish a Partial Hospital and Intensive outpatient program for the treatment of adults and adolescents with Eating Disorders in South Windsor, filed under Docket No.: 11-31731-CON.

  • On February 23, 2012, OHCA deemed Complete the CON Application of MCI Healthcare LLC d/b/a Mountainside Treatment Center for the increase of licensed bed capacity by 16, filed under Docket No.: 11-31734-CON.

  • On February 9, 2012 OHCA received the CON Application of Yale-New Haven Hospital and Saint Raphael Healthcare System d/b/a Hospital of Saint Raphael, Inc. for Yale-New Haven Hospital to acquire ownership of Saint Raphael Healthcare System, Inc. and certain associated assets. Filed under Docket No.: 12-31747-CON.

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