Decisions and Findings

Each month, the Certificate of Need Section makes decisions regarding applications under review to either conditionally approve the application or to disapprove it. The Certificate of Need Section also prepares "findings" which explain the basis for the decision.

January 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Brunswick O-011056-15 Arbor Landing at Ocean Isle Develop a new adult care home with 132 beds, 32 of which will be in a special care unit 1/28/2016 Denied (PDF, 150 KB) Findings (PDF, 707 KB)
Brunswick O-011061-15 The Brunswick Community Construct a new 110-bed ACH facility with a 48-bed special care unit in Sunset Beach 1/28/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 707 KB)
Brunswick O-011065-15 Calabash Manor Construct a new 80-bed ACH facility 1/28/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 707 KB)
Brunswick O-011066-15 Leland House Construct a new 40-bed addition to the existing facility for a total of 118 ACH beds upon completion 1/28/2016 Denied (PDF, 150 KB) Findings (PDF, 707 KB)
Brunswick O-011069-15 Liberty Commons Assisted Living of Brunswick County Construct a new 110-bed adult care home facility in the Towncreek Township 1/28/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 181 KB) Findings (PDF, 707 KB)
Edgecombe l-011067-15 Fresenius ENA Home, LLC Develop a new freestanding home dialysis training and support program 1/28/2016 Denied (PDF, 148 KB) Findings (PDF, 319 KB)
Edgecombe L-011093-15 BMA EAST ROCKY MOUNT Add six dialysis stations for a total of 30 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #L-11011-15 (relocate 6 stations to FMC Tarboro) 1/15/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 286 KB)
Guilford G-011103-15 Wesley Long Community Hospital, Inc. Renovate existing space and construct space for a surgical suite, post anesthesia care unit (PACU) with surgical support space. Four ORs will be de-licensed as part of this project. Upon completion of this project and Project ID# G-11104-15, the hospital (all campuses) will be licensed for 46 ORs (4 dedicated IP, 29 shared and 13 dedicated OP) 1/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 184 KB) Findings (PDF, 370 KB)
Hertford Q-011114-15 Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital Radiation Oncology Center Replace existing linear accelerator 1/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 280 KB)
Johnston J-011058-15 Raleigh Radiology Clayton Develop a new diagnostic center by replacing the existing mammography system with a new 3D breast tomosynthesis mammography 1/28/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 274 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011078-15 Mint Hill Dialysis Center Add 4 dialysis stations for a total of 16 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #F-11020-15 (add 1 station) 1/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 347 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011079-15 Charlotte East Dialysis Add eight dialysis stations for a total of 34 dialysis stations upon completion of project 1/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 355 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011092-15 BMA OF EAST CHARLOTTE Add four dialysis stations for a total of 25 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #F-10369-15 (relocate four stations to FMC Regal Oaks) 1/25/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 176 KB) Findings (PDF, 310 KB)
Person K-011087-15 Roxboro Dialysis Center Add two dialysis stations for a total of 37 stations upon project completion 1/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 396 KB)
Rockingham G-011083-15 Dialysis Care of Rockingham Co. Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 25 dialysis station upon completion 1/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 344 KB)
Vance K-011081-15 Vance County Dialysis Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 35 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #K-10124-13 (relocate 16 stations) 1/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 407 KB)

December 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Cabarrus F-011105-15 Levine Cancer Institute-Concord Expand and renovate the Levine Cancer Institute outpatient infusion clinic and develop a Phase I clinical trials unit 12/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 344 KB)
Caldwell E-011054-15 Caldwell Surgery Center Develop a new ambulatory surgical facility (ASF) by relocating the 3 existing operating rooms (ORs) at the Hancock Surgery Center in Lenoir to Granite Falls where the new ASF would have 3 ORs and 1 procedure room 12/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 181 KB) Findings (PDF, 357 KB)
Davidson G-011074-15 Lexington Dialysis Center Relocate 4 dialysis stations from Piedmont Dialysis Center for a total of 37 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #G-11004-15 (add 3 stations) 12/14/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 395 KB)
Durham J-011084-15 Durham Dialysis Add 3 dialysis stations for a total of 25 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #J-10319-14 (relocate 7 stations) 12/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 399 KB)
Guilford G-011075-15 High Point Kidney Center Add 8 dialysis stations for a total of 40 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #G-10262-14 (relocate 10 stations from High Point Kidney Center) 12/14/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 383 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011076-15 North Charlotte Dialysis Center Add ten dialysis stations for a total of 37 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #F-10219-13 (relocate 10 stations) and Project ID #F-11019-15 (relocate 4 stations) 12/29/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 350 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011052-15 Radbourne Manor Village Replace and relocate 12 existing ACH beds from Radbourne Manor III to a new location where the facility will be called Radbourne Manor Village 12/28/2015 Denied (PDF, 149 KB) Findings (PDF, 274 KB)
New Hanover O-011082-15 Southeastern Dialysis Center-Wilmington Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 34 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #O-10324-14 (relocate 10 stations), Project ID #O-10346-14 (add 10 stations), and Project ID #O-11018-15 (add 3 stations) 12/18/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 377 KB)
New Hanover O-011060-15 Porters Neck Imaging Acquire a fixed MRI scanner for a total of 1 mobile MRI scanner and 1 fixed MRI scanner 12/4/2015 Denied (PDF, 148 KB) Findings (PDF, 640 KB)
New Hanover O-011063-15 Wilmington Health Acquire one fixed MRI scanner 12/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 640 KB)
New Hanover O-011070-15 Carolina Bay of Wilmington at Autumn Hall Change of scope for Project ID #O-10088-13 (Develop 30 Policy NH-2 beds) by developing 12 Policy NH-2 beds and developing 18 Policy LTC-1 beds 12/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 251 KB)
Pender O-011086-15 Southeastern Dialysis Center, Inc. - Burgaw Relocate 3 dialysis stations from Wallace Dialysis Center for a total of 18 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #O-10348-14 (add 3 stations) and Project ID #O-10125-13 (transfer 10 stations) 12/18/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 362 KB)
Stanly F-011071-15 Carolina Farms Group Home #1 Transfer 1 bed from J Iverson Riddle Development Center to the Carolina Farms Group Home #1 12/21/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 303 KB)
Stanly F-011072-15 Carolina Farms Group Home #2 Transfer 1 bed from J Iverson Riddle Development Center to the Carolina Farms Group Home #2 12/21/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 303 KB)
Stanly F-011073-15 Carolina Farms Group Home #3 Transfer 1 bed from J. Iverson Riddle Development Center to Carolina Farms Group Home #3 12/21/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 303 KB)
Wake J-011090-15 Wake Forest Dialysis Center Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 22 stations upon project completion 12/18/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 176 KB) Findings (PDF, 310 KB)
Wake J-011095-15 Fresenius Medical Care Eastern Wake Add three dialysis stations for a total of 17 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #K-10099-13 (relocate 7 stations to FMC Tar River) and Project ID #J-10343-14 (add three stations) 12/18/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 253 KB)

November 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Alamance G-011100-15 Carolina Dialysis - Mebane Add eight dialysis stations for a total of 20 dialysis stations upon project completion 11/5/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 432 KB)
Burke E-011094-15 BMA OF BURKE COUNTY Add two dialysis stations for a total of 33 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #E-11009-15 (relocate facility and add six dialysis stations) 11/24/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 368 KB)
Cabarrus F-011088-15 Harrisburg Dialysis Center Add six dialysis stations for a total of 25 dialysis stations upon project completion 11/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 367 KB)
Chatham J-011064-15 Coventry House of Siler City Add 20 ACH beds by relocating 20 existing ACH beds from Careview Rest Home for a total of 86 ACH beds upon completion 11/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 197 KB) Findings (PDF, 315 KB)
Gaston F-011096-15 BMA Kings Mountain Add two dialysis stations for a total of 16 dialysis stations upon completion of this project 11/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 364 KB)
Harnett M-011062-15 Central Harnett Hospital Acquire one linear accelerator and one CT simulator to develop a comprehensive cancer center 11/13/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 364 KB)
Henderson B-011047-15 Winchester House Relocate beds from Nana's Assisted Living in Buncombe County to the previously approved Winchester House in Henderson County 11/24/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 155 KB) Findings (PDF, 250 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011091-15 Carolinas Medical Center Mercy/Pineville Cost overrun for Project ID #F-10215-13 (develop 34 additional acute care beds on the Mercy Campus) 11/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 179 KB)
Wake J-011057-15 Duke Cancer Center Macon Pond Renovate patient care space, including radiology services, at the Duke Cancer Center Macon Pond 11/13/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 323 KB)
Wake J-011097-15 BMA Wake Dialysis Clinic, Inc Add three dialysis stations for a total of 50 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #J-10152-13 (relocate 10 stations to FMC Northern Wake), Project ID #J-10183-13 (add 10 stations to BMA Wake), and Project ID #J-11068-15 (relocate 3 stations to FMC Northern Wake) 11/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 313 KB)

October 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Durham J-011059-15 Duke Sports Science Institute Develop a diagnostic center by acquiring two digital radiography machines 10/29/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 390 KB)
Guilford G-011053-15 KC Greensboro Expansion Relocate 22 ACH beds from Bell House to a new 22-bed ACH facility on Abbotswood at Irving Park campus 10/29/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 281 KB)
Johnston J-011046-15 Johnston Manor Construct a new 132-bed adult care home facility by relocating and replacing Cardinal Care and Smithfield House West 10/16/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 155 KB) Findings (PDF, 340 KB)
Wake J-011049-15 Triangle Springs Develop 12 adult chemical dependency beds in conjunction with a newe 43-bed adult inpatient psychiatric facility proposed in Project ID #J-11036-15 10/12/2015 Under Review (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 364 KB)
Wake J-011068-15 FMC Northern Wake Relocate three dialysis stations from Wake Dialysis Clinic to FMC Northern Wake for a total of 16 dialysis stations upon completion of project 10/27/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 358 KB)
Wayne P-011050-15 Wayne Memorial Hospital Expand and renovate space at its main hospital campus related to the provision of surgical and endoscopy services which involves a change of scope for Project ID #P-7554-06 (add one OR) and developing two new hybrid ORs 10/16/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 318 KB)

September 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Durham J-011045-15 Croasdaile Village Add 34 adult care home beds for a total of 64 adult care home beds upon project completion 9/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 300 KB)
Forsyth G-011051-15 Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Replace and convert an existing PET/CT scanner to a mobile PET/CT scanner pursuant to Policy TE-1 in the 2015 SMFP 9/2/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 404 KB)
Guilford G-011055-15 Fresenius Medical Care High Point Develop a new 10-station dialysis facility by relocating 10 dialysis stations from BMA South Greensboro 9/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 416 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011038-15 St Margaret's of Trevi Village Develop a new CCRC with 160 independent living units, 52 adult care home beds, including a 20-bed special care unit 9/8/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 262 KB)
New Hanover O-011042-15 New Hanover Regional Medical Center Develop the 31 acute care beds in the 2015 SMFP for a total of 678 acute care beds 9/11/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 376 KB)
Wake J-011044-15 Waltonwood Lake Boone Relocate 40 ACH beds from James Rest Home to a newly constructed 40-bed facility, which will include a 19-bed special memory care unit 9/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 345 KB)
Wake J-011048-15 Pinnacle Health Services of North Carolina, LLC Replace existing 2D digital mammography machine which will result in the development of a new diagnostic center 9/4/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 151 KB) Findings (PDF, 317 KB)

August 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Buncombe B-011037-15 South Buncombe County Dialysis Develop a new dialysis facility by relocating 10 stations from Swannanoa Dialysis 8/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 316 KB)
Burke E-011040-15 Burke Hospice and Palliative Care Ctr. Develop 3 additional hospice inpatient beds by converting 3 residential beds for a total of 11 inpatient beds and 3 residential beds 8/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 124 KB) Findings (PDF, 348 KB)
Davidson G-011043-15 Grayson Creek of Welcome Relocate 15 ACH beds from Hilltop Living Center (Davidson County) and 5 ACH beds from Heritage Center (Rowan County) to Grayson Creek of Welcome for a total of 75 ACH beds upon project completion 8/12/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 325 KB)
Edgecombe L-011011-15 FMC Tarboro Develop a new 10-station dialysis facility in Tarboro (Edgecombe County) by relocating six stations from BMA East Rocky Mount (Edgecombe County) and four stations from Greenville Dialysis Center (Pit County) 8/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 293 KB)
Johnston J-011033-15 Johnston Health Endoscopy Services, LLC Develop an ASC with two GI endoscopy rooms in Clayton by relocating one GI endoscopy room from Johnston Health Clayton and developing a new GI endoscopy room 8/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 394 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011020-15 Mint Hill Dialysis Center Relocate 1 dialysis station from South Charlotte Dialysis for a total of no more than 12 stations upon project completion 8/6/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 349 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011041-15 BMA OF NORTH CHARLOTTE Cost overrun for Project ID #F-10333-14 (add four dialysis stations) 8/13/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 270 KB)
Orange J-011028-15 University of North Carolina Hospitals Cost overrun for Project ID #J-8812-12 (add 27 acute care beds) 8/17/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 125 KB) Findings (PDF, 256 KB)
Orange J-011035-15 University of North Carolina Hospitals-Hillsborough Relocate one existing linear accelerator from the Chapel Hill campus to the Hillsborough campus 8/28/2015 Denied (PDF, 148 KB) Findings (PDF, 248 KB)
Pitt Q-011027-15 Vidant Medical Center Add 85 acute care beds for a total of 1059 acute care beds upon completion of this project and Project ID #Q-10068-12 (add 65 acute care beds) 8/31/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 125 KB) Findings (PDF, 415 KB)
Rutherford C-011016-15 Dialysis Care of Rutherford County Add no more than 3 dialysis stations by relocating 3 stations from Asheville Kidney Center (Buncombe County) for a total of no more than 33 stations upon project completion 8/28/2015 Denied (PDF, 149 KB) Findings (PDF, 316 KB)

July 2015

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Brunswick O-011026-15 Strategic Behavioral Center-Leland Develop 20 adult psychiatric beds for a total of 20 adult inpatient psychiatric beds, 20 child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds and 54 PRTF beds upon project completion 7/9/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 400 KB)
Caldwell E-011039-15 Caldwell Hospice & Palliative Care Develop 3 additional hospice inpatient beds by converting 3 residential beds for a total of 8 inpatient beds and 4 residential beds 7/29/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 525 KB)
Cherokee A-011013-15 Smoky Mountain Dialysis Center Add no more than three dialysis stations for a total of 13 stations upon project completion 7/31/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 125 KB) Findings (PDF, 287 KB)
Forsyth G-011024-15 Old Vineyard Youth Services Relocate 60 inpatient psychiatric beds from Broughton Hospital pursuant to Policy PSY-1 for a total of 52 child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds and 104 adult inpatient psychiatric beds upon project completion 7/14/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 128 KB) Findings (PDF, 413 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011003-15 Strategic Behavioral Center-Charlotte Relocate 24 inpatient psychiatric beds from Broughton Hospital pursuant to Policy PSY-1 and convert 24 PRTF beds for a total of 24 child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds and 36 PRTF beds upon project completion 7/9/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 376 KB)
New Hanover O-011018-15 Southeastern Dialysis Center Add no more than 3 dialysis stations for a total of no more than 32 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #O-10324-14 (relocate 10 stations to New Hanover Dialysis Center) 7/31/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 310 KB)
New Hanover O-011022-15 Cape Fear Dialysis Center Add no more than 2 dialysis stations for a total of no more than 32 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #O-103244-14 (relocate 2 stations to New Hanover Dialysis Center) 7/29/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 253 KB)
Orange J-011032-15 University of North Carolina Hospitals Add 42 acute care beds on the Chapel Hill campus for a total of 806 acute care beds upon completion of this project and Project ID #J-011034-15 (add 4 acute care beds on the Hillsborough campus) 7/28/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 150 KB) Findings (PDF, 494 KB)
Orange J-011034-15 University of North Carolina Hospitals-Hillsborough Add 4 acute care beds on the Hillsborough campus for a total of 806 acute care beds upon completion of this project and Project ID #J-011032-15 (add 42 acute care beds on the Chapel Hill campus) 7/24/2015 Under Review (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 366 KB)
Rowan F-011023-15 Dialysis Care of Rowan County Add no more than 4 dialysis stations for a total of no more than 27 stations upon completion of this project, Project ID #F-10273-14 (relocate 1 station to Dialysis Care of Kannapolis) and Project ID #F-10371-15 (relocate 5 stations to Dialysis Care of Kannapolis) 7/8/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 371 KB)
Vance K-011029-15 Maria Parham Medical Center Add 11 acute care beds for a total of 102 acute care beds upon project completion 7/31/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 329 KB)
Wake J-011025-15 BMA of Fuquay Varina Kidney Center Cost overrun for Project ID #J-10339-14 (add four stations and home therapies) 7/20/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 171 KB)
Wake J-011030-15 Strategic Behavioral Center-Garner Relocate 24 inpatient psychiatric beds from Broughton Hospital pursuant to Policy PSY-1 in the 2015 SMFP for a total of 24 adult inpatient psychiatric beds, 32 child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds and 36 PRTF beds upon project completion 7/15/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 349 KB)
Wake J-011031-15 Duke GI at Brier Creek Relocate the existing licensed facility and develop two additional GI endoscopy rooms for a total of 4 rooms upon project completion 7/23/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 127 KB) Findings (PDF, 419 KB)
Wake J-011036-15 Triangle Springs Develop 43 adult inpatient psychiatric beds pursuant to the need determination in the 2015 SMFP 7/27/2015 Conditional Approval (PDF, 126 KB) Findings (PDF, 371 KB)