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Diagnostic and Treatment Center (Clinic), Operating Certificate


State Health, Department of

Diagnostic and treatment centers need a certificate in New York State. This certificate is from the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH).

These centers provide a range of primary health care services, and may operate part- or full-time. They can be associated with a clinic or hospital.

Centers need a Certificate of Need to be certified. Certificates of Need show that a service meets a public need, is run by qualified people, and is financially solvent.

NYS Department of Health (DOH)

Division of Health Facility Planning
Office of Health Systems Management
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12206
Phone (518) 473-7285
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