Resources You May Need
North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation
The Division of Health Service Regulation oversees nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and memory care facilities. DHSR ensures that people receiving care in these facilities are safe and receive appropriate care. DHSR investigates complaints against nursing homes.
Complaints Against Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities
If you need to lodge a complaint against a nursing home, this link will take you to the information page regarding complaints on the DHSR website.
Nursing Home Survey Information
If you want to check the survey history of a nursing home, you can conduct a search of nursing homes by clicking this link and conducting a search of nursing homes.
Nursing Home Rules and Statutes
If you want to review the North Carolina nursing home statutes and rules, click this link.
Nursing Home Compare - Medicare
If you want comprehensive information from Medicare about nursing homes, click this link and search for nursing homes. This federal website will provide you with a great deal of information about all nursing homes.
Assisted Living-Memory Care Inspections, Ratings and Penalties
If you want to search adult care homes (assisted living facilities) and memory care facilities to learn about their inspections, star rating, and penalities, click this link and conduct a search.
Adult Care/Memory Care Rules and Regulations
If you want to review the adult care home/memory care rules and regulations, click this link.
How To Open An Estate In North Carolina
If you need information about how to open an estate in North Carolina, click this link and download the Estates brochure.