Welcome to the West Virginia Health Care Authority’s Website.
The West Virginia Health Care Authority Operations:
- Regulates acute care hospital rates as well as need for capital expenditures of covered services for health facilities through the rate review and certificate of need (CON) programs.
- Provides financial assistance by administering the Rural Health Systems Program and other hospital assistance grant programs.
- Houses the West Virginia Health Information Network to lead the state electronic health exchange initiative.
- Collects, analyzes, and disseminates health care financial and clinical data to assess utilization, access, costs, and quality.
News and Announcements
|Notice of Moratorium
On June 7, 2016, the West Virginia Health Care Authority declared a moratorium on the offering, development, acquisition or other establishment of In-Home Personal Care Services.