OHCQ Regulation Comment Opportunities

The Office of Health Care Quality invites you to provide comments on the regulations listed below.  For additional information please read the

OHCQ Regulations OPEN for Review

10.07.14 Assisted Living Programs

10.07.01 Acute General and Special Hospitals*
PROPOSED 10.07.01 Acute General and Special Hospitals regulation changes

*  This comment period is now closed. Please contact OHCQ for questions regarding this regulation.​

10.07.06 Hospital Patient Safety Program*
*  This comment period is now closed. Please contact OHCQ if you have questions regarding this regulation.

OHCQ Regulations Closed for Comment 

(Undergoing Internal Review)​

Ambulatory Care
  • 10.05.01 General Requirements
  • 10.05.02 Freestanding Birthing Centers 
  • 10.05.03 Feestanding Major Medical Equipment Facilities
  • 10.05.05 Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical Facilities
  • 10.07.10 Home Health Agencies​​


  • 10.07.01 Acute General Hospitals and Special Hospitals
  • 10.07.04 Related Institutions—Res. Treatment Centers for Emotionally Disturbed Children and Adolescents ​
  • 10.07.06 Hospital Patient Safety Program​
  • 10.07.07 Nursing Referral Service Agencies
  • 10.07.08 Freestanding Medical Facilities 
  • 10.07.11 Health Maintenance Organizations 
  • 10.07.12 Health Care Facilities wit​hin Correctional Institutions​ ​
  • 10.07.17 Limited Service Hospital​
  • 10.07.18 Comprehensive Rehab​ilitation Facilities
  • 10.07.21 Hospice Care Program​s

Longterm Care

Questions pertaining to regulations? 
Contact: Matthew Weiss, Health Policy Analyst at matthewe.weiss@maryland.gov

Office of Health Care Quality, Spring Grove Center, Bland Bryant Building. 55 Wade Avenue, Catonsville, MD 21228.