Instructions

Rate Appeal Process

Please refer to Part 86-1.32 for appealable rate issues as well as applicable deadlines. In filing an appeal, a facility must provide the following:

  1. A cover letter, signed by the Operator or Chief Executive Officer of the hospital containing a summary of the items of appeal.
  2. Supporting schedules or any other pertinent data is to be included with the Facility's appeal letter.
  3. All rate appeals and supporting documentation pertaining to, must be submitted to the Bureau of Mental Hygiene Services, Hospital &, Clinic Rate Setting by the applicable deadline to be deemed timely.
  4. Appeals for New Teaching Hospitals / Displaced Residents due to closure of a teaching facility. A completed template must accompany your appeal. Please refer to the New Teaching / Displaced Residents policy document.

Appeals must be submitted to:

Janet Baggetta
Director
Bureau of Mental Hygiene Services, Hospital &, Clinic Rate Setting
One Commerce Plaza – Room 1432
99 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12210

For further questions regarding administrative rate appeals, please email your question to: HospFFSunit@health.ny.gov