The ESRD Network Coordinating Center (NCC) provides centralized coordination and support for the Medicare ESRD Network Program.
Certificate of Need (June 2004)
STATES WITH CERTIFICATE OF NEED REQUIREMENTS
(Verified June 2004)
District of Columbia
STATES WITH NO CERTIFICATE OF NEED REQUIREMENT
Alabama- Yes (Dialysis Facilities); No (Transplant Facilities)
Alaska - Required for any expenditure of $1 million or more
Florida - No (Dialysis Facilities); Yes (Transplant Facilities)
Michigan - No (Dialysis Facilities); Yes (Transplant Facilities)
New Jersey - No (Dialysis Facilities; must be licensed but no certificate of need required); Yes (Transplant Facilities). State issues a "call" for needed specialty services. If no "call" is issued by the state, no applications are accepted.
South Carolina - No (Dialysis Facilities); Yes (Transplant Facilities)
Virginia - No (Dialysis Facilities); Yes (Transplant Facilities)