Statute and Rules

MHDO's governing statute is Title 22, Chapter 1683.

The specifc rule and chapter of the Maine Rule Chapters for Independent Agencies, which MHDO falls under is Rule 90 590.

Chapters of Rule 90 590

Note: Certified copies of rule chapters are available from the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) office.

Chapter Title
Chapter 10 Determination of Assessments
(Note: This chapter is due to be amended. See Recently Proposed Rules below.)
Chapter 50 Prices For Data Sets, Fees for Programming and Report Generation, Duplication Rates
Chapter 100 Enforcement Procedures
Chapter 120 Release of Data to the Public
Chapter 125 Health Care Information That Directly Identifies an Individual
Chapter 241 Uniform Reporting System for Hospital Inpatient Data Sets and Hospital Outpatient Data Sets
Chapter 243 Uniform Reporting System for Health Care Claims Data Sets
Note: See Proposed Changes below to this Rule
Chapter 270 Uniform Reporting System for Health Care Quality Data Sets
Chapter 300 Uniform Reporting System for Hospital Financial Data
Chapter 630 Uniform System for Reporting Baseline Information and Restructuring Occurrences For Maine Hospitals and Parent Entities

Recently Adopted Rules

The rule below has been adopted in accordance with the MAPA requirements and is effective November 26, 2013.

Chapter 241 Uniform Reporting System for Hospital Inpatient Data Sets and Hospital Outpatient Data Sets

Recently Proposed Rules

Proposed changes to Chapter 243 Uniform Reporting System for Health Care Claims Data Sets
Prior to 3/25/14 Appendix D-1 was erroneously missing MC899. This element remains and has not changed.

Summary of Proposed Changes to Chapter 243

Proposed changes to Chapter 10 Determination of Assessments