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Medical Facilities Service

The Medical Facilities Division of the Oklahoma State Department of Health licenses and certifies health care facilities in accordance with State and Federal laws. This service has responsibility for inspection, licensure and Medicare re-certification of all non-long term care medical facilities in Oklahoma. For information by facility type, please navigate to the respective divisions as posted on the left panel of this screen.

 

Link to Oklahoma State Department of Health Proposed Rule Amendments 

 

A current directory of medical facilities  licensed and/or certified by this Division is available for reviewing and downloading by here.    

 

COVID-19 Resources:

 

License Renewal Emergency Rule Summary Effective May 14, 2020

Executive Order 2020-13 allows for the promulgation of emergency rules by State agencies to address the emergency. The new rules allow the Department to extend renewal deadlines for any occupational or professional license, certificate, permit, or registration issued by the Department. The Department may waive, defer or suspend inspection requirements. Fingerprinting requirements may be deferred. Conditional licenses may be granted to emergency medical personnel.

 

Guidance for Resuming Elective Surgical Procedures

The Governor’s Amended Executive Memorandum 2020-02 allowed the resumption of Elective Surgical Procedures in Oklahoma, beginning April 24, 2020.  The Oklahoma State Department of Health has issued clarification of the Guidance for Resuming Elective Surgical Procedures release, dated April 22, 2020.

 

CMS Prioritization of Survey Activities

03/04/20 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a suspension of inspections for federal and state inspectors. This guidance addresses survey activities for all health care facilities, providers, and clinical laboratories in response to COVID-19.

 

1135 Waivers at a Glance

The 1135 waiver allows the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to waive some requirements in Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP that give state Medicaid agencies flexibility and remove red tape that can hamper access to needed services.

 

PPE Burn Rate Calculator

This tool assists health care providers with the ability to calculate their average consumption rate of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (ie. gowns, gloves, surgical masks, respirators, and face shields) to determine an estimate of how long remaining supply will last.

 

CDC Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of PPE and Equipment

The CDC has provided guidance on the use of PPE due to shortage

 

Infection Control Updates for Healthcare Professionals (04/13/2020)

 

Return to Work for Healthcare Personnel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have provided guidance on steps to safely return healthcare personnel with confirmed or suspected COVID-19.

 


CONTACT:

Oklahoma State Department of Health
Medical Facilities Service
1000 NE 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117-1299

Telephone: 405-271-6576
Fax: 405-271-1141
Email: medicalfacilities@health.ok.gov

 

 


Special Announcements
**All licensing fees must accompany the completed application form and be mailed to the following address: Financial Management-Receipting Unit, OSDH, PO Box 268823, Oklahoma City, OK 73126-8816, Failure to do so may result in a delay in the processing of your license application.


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