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
Amendments to the following Emergency Rules have been approved by the Secretary of State...
Notice of public comment period
The West Virginia Health Care Authority (HCA) has scheduled a public comment period to receive comments on the following proposed Certificate of Need Standards
The Certificate of Need (CON) application has been updated and is now available online in pdf format.