A Patient Advocate's View

The Public Health and Health Planning Council releases final recommendations for CON

A Mission and Vision for Certificate of Need in the 21st Century
Mission of New York’s CON Program
New York’s Certificate of Need (CON) program, together with other programs and policies, promotes the alignment of health care resources with community health needs in order to:
• preserve and promote access to high quality health care;
• contain health care costs and promote cost-effective health care; and
• promote healthy communities.

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Here’s the webcast to explain all the changes proposed by the council, including licensure of facilities and home care agencies.


June 25, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment