Miss. Code Ann. §§ 41-7-171 through 41-7-209 – MississippiStatus: Enacted
Implements the state’s Certificate of Need program operates by the Department of Health. A healthcare provider must obtain a Certificate of Need through a regulatory process with the state when it seeks to offer new or expanded facilities or services, increasing the regulatory burden on new market-entrants but also giving the state a tool to provide for cost containment within the industry.