Medicare program; hospital conditions of participation: requirements for approval and re-approval of transplant centers to perform organ transplants. Final rule

Fed Regist. 2007 Mar 30;72(61):15197-280.


This final rule establishes, for the first time, Medicare conditions of participation for heart, heart-lung, intestine, kidney, liver, lung, and pancreas transplant centers. This rule sets forth clear expectations for safe, high quality transplant service delivery in Medicare-participating facilities. In addition, in this rule we respond to public comments on the proposed rule.

MeSH terms

  • Accreditation / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Humans
  • Legislation, Hospital*
  • Medicare / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Organ Transplantation / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • United States