Partners HealthCare System, Inc. (“Applicant”) located at 800 Boylston Street, Suite 1150, Boston, MA 02199 intends to file a Notice of Determination of Need (“Application”) with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for a substantial capital expenditure and acquisition of new technology by The General Hospital Corporation d/b/a Massachusetts General Hospital (“MGH”) located at 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114. The Application requests approval for the following: (1) renovation and expansion of the electrophysiology lab; (2) renovation and expansion of the emergency department; (3) renovation and expansion of the endoscopy service; (4) acquisition of a PET/MR unit for part-time PET/MR clinical use and part-time MRI-only use; and (5) other renovation and conservation projects to maintain and improve existing services and facilities (collectively, the “Proposed Project”). The total value of the Proposed Project based on the maximum capital expenditure is $102,204,696. The Applicant does not anticipate any price or service impacts on the Applicant’s existing Patient Panel as a result of the Proposed Project. Any ten Taxpayers of Massachusetts may register in connection with the intended Application by no later than May 9, 2019 or 30 days from the Filing Date, whichever is later, by contacting the Department of Public Health, Determination of Need Program, 250 Washington Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02108.
NewsMar | 26 | 2019