The Division of Medicaid (DOM) Office of Long Term Care is responsible for monitoring the Licensure and Certification Branch of the State Department of Health. Licensure and Certification (L&C) surveys nursing facilities. DOM enforces penalty recommendations from L&C on nursing facilities enrolled as Medicaid provider that are out of compliance with federal regulations. DOM imposes civil and monetary penalties and other remedies when recommended by L&C.
The Office of Long Term Care is responsible for the monitoring and enforcement of State and Federal policy and certification requirements for nursing facilities enrolled as Medicaid providers.
The Office of Long Term Care is also responsible for the Nursing Facility Case Mix program which ensures accuracy of nursing facility resident assessment data used to establish resident classification and nursing facility reimbursement payment rates.
For case mix roster questions, call the Myers and Stauffer help desk toll-free at 800-773-8609.
For nursing facility questions, call Division of Medicaid Office of Long Term Care at: 601-359-5193.
Please refer to the Mississippi Administrative Code Title 23 Medicaid, Part 207 Chapter 2 Nursing Facility for additional information.