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Novant, four others compete for Brunswick home health agency

Public hearing scheduled for April

Five applicants have submitted certificates of need requests for a home health agency in Brunswick County. (Port City Daily/File).

BRUNSWICK COUNTY — Five applicants have filed certificate of need applications with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to develop a Medicare-certified home health agency in Brunswick County.

The applications are in response to a need determination in the 2023 State Medical Facilities Plan for one agency in Brunswick County, one of the fastest growing counties in North Carolina.

The five applicants are

  • Brunswick Community Hospital LLC and Novant Health Inc. 
  • Home Health and Hospice Care Inc.
  • BAYADA Home Health Care Inc.
  • Well Care TPM Inc. 
  • HealthView Capital Partners-FUND I

A public hearing for these projects will be held April 19 at 9 a.m. in the Odell Williamson Auditorium, Brunswick Community College, 150 College Road in Bolivia.

Anyone may file written comments concerning this proposal. Comments must be received by the Healthcare Planning and Certificate of Need Section no later than 5 p.m. on March 31.

Comments may be submitted as an attachment to an email if they are sent to DHSR.CON.Comments@dhhs.nc.gov. Comments may also be mailed to the following address:

            Healthcare Planning and Certificate of Need Section
            Division of Health Service Regulation
            2704 Mail Service Center
            Raleigh, NC 27699-2704


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