Upon receipt and review of the above documents, you will receive confirmation that construction has been approved to begin.
Project Completion: When the project is completed and PRIOR TO USE, the following information must be submitted to the Department:
2. Order Form/Certificate of Occupancy
3. Floor plan/schematic
4. Bed count/room listing
5. OTHER: There may be other documentation required by the individual facility program area.
A walk-through inspection by DHHS surveyors may be required prior to final approval by the Department.
A NEW facility that has not been licensed yet will require additional documentation and authorization from the Department. Please have the facility contact the appropriate Program Manager for that facility type.
Upon receipt and review of the above documents, you will be notified by the Department when the project has been approved for use and occupancy.
Submit the above information to:
DHHS Division of Public Health
Licensure Unit/Acute Care Facilities
Attn: Facility Construction
301 Centennial Mall South
PO Box 94986
Lincoln, NE 68509-4986DHHS.FacilityConstruction@nebraska.gov
For questions regarding facility licensure regulations, licensure, or certification, please contact the program manager listed below for the facility type.
Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, and Health Clinics
Outpatient, Day Treatment, Respite Care, and Hospice ServicesPam.Kerns@nebraska.gov
402-471-3651 or 402-471-4967
Mental Health Centers, Substance Abuse Treatment Centers, and Inpatient Care Facilities for the Intellectually Disabled