Victoria Burslem

Freestanding birth centers touted to Kentucky lawmakers studying certificate of need law

BY: - September 19, 2023

Kentucky legislators once again heard arguments in favor of removing the state’s certificate of need requirements for freestanding birth centers during a Monday task force meeting. The certificate of need requirement mandates regulatory mechanisms for approving major capital expenditures and projects for certain health care facilities, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.  Sometimes […]