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Proposed 2018 SMFP Need Determinations

7.5.2017

The State Health Coordinating Council has published the Proposed 2018 State Medical Facilities Plan (“SMFP”), which includes need determinations of interest to a number of different types of providers. All of the proposed need determinations identified are listed below. No certificate of need application due dates or beginning review dates have been determined yet.

ACUTE CARE BED NEED DETERMINATION

Service Area Acute Care Bed Need Determination
Mechlenburg 32
Moore 22
Orange 36

OPERATING ROOM NEED DETERMINATION

Operating Room Service Area Operating Room Need Determination
Buncombe 2
Durham 4
Forsyth 6
Mecklenburg 6
Orange 6
Wake 6

MOBILE DEDICATED PET SCANNER NEED DETERMINATION

Service Area Fixed Dedicated PET Need Determination
Statewide 1

FIXED MRI SCANNER NEED DETERMINATION

Service Area Fixed MRI Scanners Need Determination
Pasquotank/Camden/Currituck/Perquimans 1
Union 1
FIXED CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION EQUIPMENT NEED DETERMINATION
Cardiac Service Area Catherterization Fixed Cardiac Catheterization Equipment Need Determination
Buncombe/Graham/Madison/Yancey 1
ADULT CARE HOME BED NEED DETERMINATION
County HSA Adult Care Home Bed Need Determination
Ashe I 30
Greene VI 20

HOSPICE HOME CARE OFFICE NEED DETERMINATION

County HSA Hospice Home Care Office Need Determination
Cumberland V 1
HOSPICE INPATIENT BED NEED DETERMINATION
County HSA Hospice Inpatient Beds Need Determination
Cumberland V 9
Wake IV 14
CHILD/ADOLESCENT CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY (SUBSTANCE ABUSE)

TREATMENT BED NEED DETERMINATION

Mental Health Planning Region HSA Child/Adolescent Chemical Dependency Treatment Bed Need Determination
Central Region II, III, IV, V 15
Public hearings on the Proposed 2018 SMFP will be conducted by the SHCC at the following times and locations:
Greensboro July 11, 2017 1:30-2:30pm Women's Hospital
801 Green Valley Road
Greensboro, NC
336-832-6500
Directions
Wilmington July 14, 2017 1:30-2:30pm New Hanover County - Main Library
Concord July 18, 2017 1:30-2:30pm CHS-NorthEast
920 Church Street
Concord, NC 28025
704-403-3000
Directions
Asheville July 21, 2017 1:30-2:30pm Mountain Area Health Education Center
121 Hendersonville Road
Asheville, NC 28803
828-257-4400
Directions
Greenville July 24, 2017 1:30-2:30pm Pitt County Office Building
1717 West 5th Street
Greenville, NC
252-902-2950
Raleigh July 26, 2017 1:30-2:30pm Dorothea Dix Campus
Brown Building
801 Biggs Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603
Room 104

Persons commenting on the proposed SMFP at the public hearings should provide one written copy of their remarks.

In addition, interested parties may submit petitions to the SHCC to adjust need determinations for these and any other services which are subject to review under the SMFP, when they believe that unique or special attributes of a particular geographic area or institution give rise to resource requirements that differ from those provided by application of the standard planning procedures and policies. The Department requests that petitions be delivered to Healthcare Planning as early in the Public Review and Comment Period as possible. The deadline for submission of a petition is 5:00 p.m. on July 25, 2018. Petitions must be submitted by e-mail, mail or hand delivery.


Physical Address: 301 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1900, Raleigh, NC 27601

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