NOTIFICATION OF INTENT TO APPLY FOR A CERTIFICATE OF NEED
This is to provide official notice to the Health Services and Development Agency and all interested parties, in accordance with the T.C.A. ß 68-11-1601 et. seq., and the Rules of the Health Services and Development Agency that, Option Care Infusion Services, LLC DBA Vanderbilt HC/Option Care IV Services located at 624 Grassmere Dr., Ste 22, Nashville, TN 37211, Home Health Agency, owned by Option Care Infusion Services, LLC, with an ownership type of Joint Venture and to be managed by Option Care Infusion Services, LLC intends to file an application for a Certificate of Need for an expansion of home health intravenous specialty care services throughout East and West TN to include in addition of the following counties: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Cumberland, Fayette, Hardin, Haywood, Knox, Hamilton, Morgan, Hardeman, Jefferson, Van Buren, Lauderdale, Loudon, Marlon, McMinn, McNairy, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, Roane, Sevier, Shelby, Tipton, Sequatchie. Current CON counties: Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Coffee, Davidson, Dekalb, Dickson, Franklin, Giles, Grundy, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Perry, Putnam, Robertson, Rutherford, Smith, Sumner, Trousdale, Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson and Wilson. Estimated project cost is $15,000.00. The anticipated date of filing the application is March 9, 2018. The contact person for this project is Julie Koenig, Senior VP-Operations, who may be reached at Option Care Infusion Serivces, LLC, 624 Grassmere Park Dr., Ste 22, Nashville, TN, 37211. Phone: (888) 726-0776. Upon written request by interested parties, a local Fact-Finding public hearing shall be conducted. Written requests for hearing should be sent to: Health Services and Development Agency, Andrew Jackson Building, 9th Floor, 502 Deaderick Street, Nashville, Tennessee 37243. Any health care institution wishing to oppose a Certificate of Need application must file a written notice with the Health Services and Development Agency no later than fifteen (15) days before the regularly scheduled Health Services a∑nd Development Agency meeting at which the application is originally scheduled; and (B) Any other person wishing to oppose the application must file written objection with the Health Services and Development Agency at or prior to the consideration of the application by the agency.