Freestanding Emergency Care Facility

How to get licensed

Establishment and Initial Licensure of a Freestanding Emergency Care Facility (FECF) requires prior review by the Health Services Council and approval of the licensing agency. Completion and submission of the Initial Licensure Application is a prerequisite to licensure. The Initial Licensure Application shall be submitted to the Center for Health Systems Policy and Regulation.

Change in owner, operator, or lessee of a licensed Freestanding Emergency Care Facility requires prior review by the Health Services Council and approval of the licensing agency. Completion and submission of the Change in Effective Control application is a prerequisite to any change. The Change in Effective Control application shall be submitted to the Center for Health Systems Policy Regulation.

Health Services Council