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.

July 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Durham J-011166-16 Duke University Hospital Develop one additional GI endoscopy procedure room for a total of 11 rooms 7/27/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 407 KB)
Harnett M-011160-16 Central Harnett Hospital Acquire one shared fixed cardiac catheterization unit 7/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 368 KB)
Wake J-011174-16 Wake Radiology, Wake Forest Consolidate offices by relocating existing 3D mammography unit from the Wake Forest Mammography Office to the Wake Forest Main Office and develop a diagnostic center at the Wake Forest Main Office 7/15/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 317 KB)
Wake J-011168-16 Holly Hill Specialty Hospital Develop 32 additional adult inpatient psychiatric beds in a newly constructed facility on the Michael J. Smith campus for a total of 172 adult inpatient psychiatric, 60 child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric and 28 substance abuse beds on the license upon project completion 7/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 415 KB)
Wilkes D-011179-16 Wilkes Regional Dialysis Ctr Cost overrun and change of scope for Project ID #D-10244-14 (add two dialysis stations) and Project ID #D-10326-14 (add three dialysis stations) 7/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 267 KB)

June 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Brunswick O-011125-16 J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital Acquire one fixed MRI scanner 6/3/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 330 KB)
Brunswick O-011162-16 Strategic Behavioral Center-Leland Cost overrun on Project ID #O-11026-15 (Develop 20 adult psychiatric beds) 6/22/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 209 KB)
Chatham J-011165-16 SECU Jim & Betsy Bryan Hospice Home of UNC Health Care Cost overrun on Project ID #J-10175-13 (Develop an inpatient hospice facility) 6/23/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 203 KB)
Durham J-011127-16 The Cedars of Chapel Hill Add 30 nursing facility beds pursuant to policy NH-2 for a total of 74 nursing facility beds and 4 ACH beds upon project completion 6/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 233 KB)
Gaston F-011140-16 Fresenius Medical Care Belmont Add one dialysis station for a total of 19 dialysis stations upon completion of this project 6/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 288 KB)
Guilford G-011143-16 FMC of East Greensboro Add 4 dialysis stations for a total of 39 dialysis stations upon project completion 6/8/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 329 KB)
Lincoln F-011139-16 FMC Lincolnton Add 3 dialysis stations for a total of 28 dialysis stations upon project completion 6/21/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 289 KB)
Macon A-011151-16 Western Carolina Endoscopy Center Develop a second endoscopy room in existing space 6/23/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 311 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011155-16 Charlotte Dialysis Add eight dialysis stations for a total of 34 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #F-11108-15 (relocate 10 stations) 6/3/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 152 KB) Findings (PDF, 300 KB)
Orange J-011163-16 University of North Carolina Hospitals-Hillsborough Develop 29 additional acute care beds on the Hillsborough campus for a total of 101 acute beds on that campus and 890 on the hospital license, relocate the 30 inpatient rehabilitation beds from the Chapel Hill campus and offer inpatient dialysis services on the Hillsborough campus 6/27/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 445 KB)
Orange J-011164-16 University of North Carolina Hospitals Develop 55 additional acute care beds on the Chapel Hill campus for a total of 789 acute care beds on the Chapel Hill campus and a total of 890 acute care beds on the license 6/27/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 407 KB)
Pitt Q-011141-16 Greenville Dialysis Center Add 10 dialysis stations for a total of 51 stations upon completion of this project and all of the following projects: ID #L-11011-15 (relocate 4 stations to FMC Tarboro) and ID #Q-10315-14 (relocate 3 stations to FMC Farmville) 6/3/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 292 KB)
Rowan F-011154-16 Dialysis Care of Rowan County Add 6 dialysis stations for a total of 33 stations upon completion of this project and all of the following projects: ID #F-11023-15 (add 4 stations), ID #F-10273-14 (relocate 1 station to Dialysis Care of Kannapolis), and ID #F-10371-15 (relocate 5 stations to Dialysis Care of Kannapolis) 6/7/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 300 KB)
Wake J-011137-16 BMA of Fuquay Varina Kidney Center Add five dialysis stations for a total of 28 stations upon completion of this project 6/14/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 291 KB)
Wake J-011146-16 Southwest Wake County Dialysis Add six dialysis stations for a total of 30 dialysis stations upon completion of this Project and Project ID #J-11133-16 (relocate six stations to FMC Morrisville) 6/15/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 225 KB)
Wake J-011152-16 Wake Forest Dialysis Center Add one dialysis station for a total of 13 stations upon completion of this project and all of the following projects: ID #J-11090-15 (add 2 stations) and ID #J-11131-16 (relocate 10 stations) 6/21/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 308 KB)
Wake J-011173-16 Wake Radiology Fuquay Varina Replace an existing mammography unit at the Wake Radiology Fuquay-Varina Office and establish a diagnostic center 6/30/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 314 KB)
Wilson L-011153-16 Forest Hills Dialysis Add 5 dialysis stations for a total of 31 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #L-11132-16 (relocate 5 stations) 6/14/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 323 KB)
Wilson L-011156-16 Wilson Dialysis Add 5 dialysis stations for a total of 40 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #L-11132-16 (relocate 5 stations) 6/17/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 325 KB)

May 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Bladen N-011130-16 Bladenboro Dialysis Develop a new dialysis facility by relocating 10 stations from Southeastern Dialysis Center-Elizabethtown 5/10/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 350 KB)
Caswell G-011145-16 Renal Care Group-Caswell Add one dialysis station for a total of 11 dialysis stations upon project completion 5/10/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 319 KB)
Davidson G-011134-16 Thomasville Dialysis Center Add 8 dialysis stations ( 4 based on facility need methodology and 4 relocated from High Point Kidney Center) for a total of 32 dialysis stations upon project completion 5/12/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 444 KB)
Duplin P-011157-16 Wallace Dialysis Center Add two dialysis stations for a total of 15 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #O-11086-15 (relocate 3 stations) 5/23/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 355 KB)
Durham J-011128-16 Veritas Collaborative Relocate exisiting child/adolescent psychiatric hospital to another location within the county 5/6/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 426 KB)
Gaston F-011138-16 BMA Kings Mountain Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 18 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and Project ID# F-11107-15 (relocate facility and add home training) 5/24/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 299 KB)
Harnett M-011135-16 Dunn Kidney Center, Inc. Add four dialysis stations for a total of 35 stations upon completion of the project 5/27/2016 Denied (PDF, 148 KB) Findings (PDF, 311 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011144-16 BMA-West Charlotte Add 2 dialysis stations for a total of 27 dialysis stations upon completion of this project and CON Project I.D. #F-11099-15 (relocate 4 stations to FMC Aldersgate). 5/3/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 276 KB)
Nash L-011142-16 FMC of Spring Hope Add 1 dialysis station for a total of 16 stations upon project completion 5/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 228 KB)
Robeson N-011136-16 BMA of Red Springs Add three dialysis stations for a total of 15 stations upon completion of this project 5/27/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 320 KB)
Wake J-011129-16 Triangle Springs Develop 22 adult chemical dependency beds pursuant to the need determination in the 2016 SMFP for a total of 34 chemical dependency beds upon completion of this project, Project ID #J-11036-15 and Project ID #J-11049-15 5/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 357 KB)
Wilson L-011132-16 Sharpsburg Dialysis Develop a new dialysis facility by relocating 10 stations ( 5 stations from Wilson Dialysis and 5 stations from Forest Hills Dialysis) 5/12/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 343 KB)

April 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Durham J-011112-15 Duke University Hospital Replace and relocate the existing MRI scanner from Lennox Baker to the Center for Living in the Wallace Clinic building 4/1/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 280 KB)
Guilford G-011118-16 Solis Mammography Greensboro Develop a diagnostic center by acquiring three mammography units and one biopsy system, to be added to the existing mammography and diagnostic imaging equipment 4/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, 271 KB)
Guilford G-011124-16 High Point Regional Health System Change of scope for Project I.D. #G-8682-11 (Renovate and expand the existing hospital, including the surgical and cardiology departments) 4/14/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 155 KB) Findings (PDF, 223 KB)
Onslow P-011113-15 Onslow Assisted Living Replace and relocate the existing 40-bed Holly Ridge Assisted Living adult care home facility and change the name to Onslow Assisted Living 4/12/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 260 KB)
Perquimans R-011126-16 Hertford House Construct a new 50-bed adult care home in Perquimans County 4/18/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 291 KB)
Wake J-011131-16 Oak City Dialysis Develop a new facility by relocating 10 stations from Wake Forest Dialysis 4/22/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 153 KB) Findings (PDF, (PDF, 2.53 MB)
Wake J-011133-16 Fresenius Medical Care Morrisville Develop a new 10-station dialysis facility by relocating four stations from BMA Cary and six stations from BMA Southwest Wake 4/22/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 154 KB) Findings (PDF, 2.92 MB)

March 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Guilford G-011120-16 The Arboretum at Heritage Greens Relocate 18 existing adult care home beds from Elm Villa to the Arboretum at Heritage Greens, a 48-bed assisted living facility in Guilford County, for a total of 66 adult care home beds upon completion of the project 3/14/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 299 KB)
Guilford G-011121-16 Abbotswood at Irving Park Relocate 26 adult care home beds from Elm Villa to Abbotswood at Irving Park for a total of 48 adult care home beds upon completion of this project and Project I.D. #G-11053-15 (Relocate 22 ACH beds from Bell House) 3/14/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 308 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011119-16 Huntersville Dialysis Cost overrun for Project ID F-10219-13 (Develop a new 10 station dialysis facility in Huntersville) 3/30/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 225 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011110-15 Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center Relocate 48 acute care beds and one OR from Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center to Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center for a total of 139 beds and 7 Ors 3/29/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 573 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011123-16 Carolinas Medical Center/Center for Mental Health Cost overrun for Project ID #F-10075-13 (renovate and consolidate acute care laboratory operations) 3/17/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 208 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011108-15 University City Dialysis Develop a new dialysis facility by relocating 10 stations from North Charlotte Dialysis 3/11/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 363 KB)
Pitt Q-011115-15 Vidant Medical Center Acquire and relocate one existing GI endoscopy room from East Carolina Endoscopy Center to the main OR suite in the hospital for complext GI endoscopy procedures 3/16/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 338 KB)
Watauga D-011122-16 The Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge Cost overrun for Project ID #D-8685-11 (develop 20 NF beds and relocate 72 NF beds) and Project ID #D-8829-12 (relocate 20 ACH beds) for a total of 92 NF and 20 ACH beds upon completion of all three projects 3/31/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 261 KB)

February 2016

County Project I.D. # Facility Type of Project Date of Decision Decision Findings
Alamance G-011089-15 North Burlington Dialysis Center Add 6 dialysis stations for a total of 22 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #G-10265-14 (relocate 2 stations) and Project ID #G-11015-15 (add 2 stations) 2/19/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 356 KB)
Burke E-011102-15 Burkeview Manor Relocate and replace 63 ACH beds from Longview Assisted Living 2/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 180 KB) Findings (PDF, 278 KB)
Cabarrus F-011101-15 Cabarrus Manor Change of scope for Project ID #s F-10311-14 (relocate and replace 48 ACH beds) and F-10263-14 (relocate and replace 60 ACH beds) by relocating and replacing 25 ACH beds for a total of 133 ACH beds upon completion of all three projects 2/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 181 KB) Findings (PDF, 276 KB)
Gaston F-011107-15 BMA Kings Mountain Relocate the facility and add space for home training upon completion of this project and Project ID #F-11096-15 for a total of 16 stations 2/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 266 KB)
Guilford G-011104-15 Cone Health Relocate the acute care beds and operating rooms from Women's Hospital to the Cone Campus on Elm Street. As part of this project, 23 acute care beds and 4 ORs will be de-licensed. Upon completion of this project and Project ID# G-11103-15, the hospital (all campuses) will be licensed for 754 acute care beds and 46 ORs (4 dedicated IP, 29 shared and 13 dedicated OP) 2/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 184 KB) Findings (PDF, 796 KB)
Lenoir P-011117-15 Lenoir Memorial Hospital, Inc. Replace existing linear accelerator 2/9/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 254 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011099-15 Fresenius Medical Care Aldersgate Develop a new 10-station dialysis facility by relocating four dialysis stations from BMA West Charlotte and six stations from FMC Charlotte 2/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 179 KB) Findings (PDF, 2.95 MB)
Mecklenburg F-011109-15 Brookshire Dialysis Develop a new dialysis facility by relocating 10 stations from Charlotte Dialysis 2/26/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 178 KB) Findings (PDF, 389 KB)
Mecklenburg F-011106-15 Randolph Surgery Center Relocate 3 operating rooms (ORs) from CMC-University, 2 ORs from CMC-Main and 1 OR from Charlotte Surgery Center for a total of 6 ORs upon project completion 2/9/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 185 KB) Findings (PDF, 465 KB)
Moore H-011085-15 Southern Pines Dialysis Center Add one dialysis station for a total of 16 dialysis stations upon completion 2/26/2016 Denied (PDF, 149 KB) Findings (PDF, 313 KB)
Pitt Q-011111-15 Carolina Breast Imaging, LLC Develop a new diagnostic center by upgrading the existing 2D mammography system to a 3D mammography system 2/18/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 312 KB)
Pitt Q-011116-15 Leo Jenkins Cancer Center Replace existing linear accelerator 2/17/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 323 KB)
Richmond H-011080-15 Dialysis Care of Richmond Co Add 3 stations (develop one new dialysis station via facility need and relocate two existing stations from Dialysis Care of Moore County and ) for a total of 30 dialysis stations upon completion 2/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 402 KB)
Robeson N-011077-15 Maxton Dialysis Relocate 4 dialysis stations from DC Hoke County for a total of 14 stations upon completion of this project and Project ID #N-10321-14 (relocate St. Pauls to Maxton Dialysis) 2/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 177 KB) Findings (PDF, 389 KB)
Robeson N-011098-15 Fresenius Medical Care St Pauls Add five dialysis staions for a total of 20 dialysis stations upon completion of this project 2/5/2016 Conditional Approval (PDF, 176 KB) Findings (PDF, 250 KB)

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)