Public Hearings

Public Hearings for the Proposed 2020 North Carolina State Medical Facilities Plan

All persons are invited to attend public hearings on the Proposed 2020 State Medical Facilities Plan to be conducted by the North Carolina State Health Coordinating Council (SHCC) at the following times and locations:

Public Hearing Regarding Development of the Proposed 2020 SMFP
Raleigh March 6, 2019 Immediately following the 10:00 a.m. SHCC meeting Dorothea Dix Campus
Brown Building

801 Biggs Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603 
Room 104
Public Hearings Regarding Need Determinations in the Proposed 2020 SMFP
Greensboro July 10, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wesley Long Hospital
501 N. Elam Avenue
Greensboro, NC
336-832-8176
Directions
Wilmington July 12, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. New Hanover County - Main Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
910796-6301
Directions
Concord July 16, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. CHS-NorthEast
920 Church Street
Concord, NC 28025
704-403-3000
Directions
Asheville July 19, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. Mission Health System Education Center
1 Hospital Drive
Asheville, NC 28801
Rooms 5205-5207
828-213-4700
Directions
Greenville July 23, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. Pitt County Office Building
1717 West 5th Street
Greenville, NC
252-902-2950
Raleigh July 24, 2019 1:30-2:30 p.m. Dorothea Dix Campus
Brown Building

801 Biggs Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603
Room 104

All persons commenting on the proposed plan at the public hearings must supply one written copy of their oral remarks. Persons with disabilities who need assistance to participate in the public hearing are asked to notify Healthcare Planning in advance so that reasonable accommodations can be arranged.

The State Medical Facilities Plan projects need for acute care hospital beds, operating rooms, other acute care services, inpatient rehabilitation beds, technology services and equipment, nursing care beds, home health agencies, end-stage renal disease dialysis stations, hospice home care programs and inpatient beds, psychiatric hospitals, substance use disorder treatment facilities, adult care home beds, and intermediate care facilities for individuals with intellectual disorders.

Individuals wishing to review the Proposed 2020 North Carolina State Medical Facilities Plan or who want information about the Plan or the series of public hearings may call 919-855-3865, or write to: Division of Health Service Regulation, Healthcare Planning, 2704 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-2704. Inquiries may be made to this same address about comments or petitions received regarding the proposed plan.

Deadlines for the North Carolina Proposed 2020 State Medical Facilities Plan

The deadlines for receipt by Healthcare Planning of petitions, written comments, and written comments on petitions and comments is 5:00 p.m. on dates listed below.

March 6, 2019

Deadline for receipt of petitions related to development of Proposed 2020 SMFP.

March 21, 2019

Deadline for receipt of written comments, written comments on petitions, and written comments on comments received by the March 6 deadline related to development of Proposed 2020 SMFP.

July 24, 2019

Deadline for receipt of petitions for adjustments to need determinations in the Proposed 2020 SMFP.

August 8, 2019

Deadline for receipt of written comments on need determinations, written comments on petitions for adjustments to need determinations, and written comments on comments received by the July 24 deadline petitions in the Proposed 2020 SMFP.

Consult Chapter 2 of the most recent SMFP for additional important information about submitting petitions and comments.