Recommended Need Determinations

The document below contains the draft need determinations from the recommended 2020 State Medical Facilities Plan (SMFP). The 2020 SMFP contains no need determinations beyond those listed in this document. Until the governor approves the 2020 SMFP, the data, need determinations, and Certificate of Need application dates are subject to change. Healthcare Planning provides no assurances or representations as to the accuracy of the recommended need determinations, and any user assumes the risk of errors or inaccuracy.

Recommended Need Determinations (PDF, 704 KB)

Note: The 2020 State Medical Facilities Plan will be posted on the website on or before December 31, 2019.

Chapter 3: Certificate of Need Review Categories and Schedule

Individuals should refer to the general Certificate of Need Review Categories and Schedule found in Chapter 3 of the 2020 SMFP for services and equipment not included in the above document. For additional information, please contact Certificate of Need at 919-855-3873.

Chapter 3 is provided for information purposes only and, as is true with the remainder of the 2020 SMFP, users should consider it a draft document at this time. It remains subject to change until the governor approves the 2020 SMFP.