10.09.22.02

.02 License Requirements.

A. The provider shall meet all license requirements as set forth in COMAR 10.09.36.02.

B. A physician providing services in a free-standing dialysis facility shall be licensed and legally authorized to practice medicine in the state in which the service is provided.

C. The provider shall ensure that all X-ray and other radiological equipment is maintained and inspected in compliance with the requirements of Environment Article, Title 8, Subtitle 3, Annotated Code of Maryland, and meets the standards established by COMAR 26.12.01 and COMAR 26.12.02, or other applicable standards established by the state in which the service is provided.

D. The provider shall ensure that Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) certification exists for all clinical laboratory services performed, and:

(1) If located in Maryland, comply with requirements of Health-General Article, Title 17, Subtitles 2 and 3, Annotated Code of Maryland, and either COMAR 10.10.01 or COMAR 10.10.06, as applicable; or

(2) If located out-of-State, comply with other applicable standards established by the state or locality in which the service is provided.