Press Releases

DHHS Releases Interactive Map Showing Social Determinants of Health Indicators Across North Carolina

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ State Center for Health Statistics has created an interactive map with a series of overlays showing social determinants of health indicators in North Carolina, including the economic, social and neighborhood, and housing and transportation status of residents across the state.

ICYMI: CMS, NCTracks Gearing Up for ICD-10 — And Want You To Join Them

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

The date for ICD-10 implementation is October 1, 2015, which is just around the corner.

ICYMI: Approval of Medicaid system means more federal money

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A few months shy of its two-year anniversary, the state's upgraded Medicaid payment system earned a federal seal of approval this month that will mean millions in additional funding.

DHHS' NCTracks Earns Certification from Federal Government

Sunday, April 12, 2015

NCTracks, the claims payment system implemented by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services on July 1, 2013, has earned certification by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).