Health Care Primers

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Understanding Health Care in North Carolina

New! The NCIOM has developed a series of primers to provide non-technical overviews of various parts of the health care system, major stakeholders, and terminology used in health policy discussions in North Carolina.

State Agency Primers

These primers describe the mission, role, funding and spending, and impact of Divisions within the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

  • NC Divisions of Medicaid and Health Benefits
  • NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services
  • NC Division of Public Health

Health System Primers

These primers describe the role, funding, spending, and impact of public health care systems in North Carolina.

  • North Carolina's Public Mental Health System
  • Community Care of North Carolina- North Carolina Medicaid's Primary Care Medical Home Program (Coming February 2018)

Health Insurance Primers

 

 

 

 

North Carolina Health Policy Glossaries

  • Health Care Terms
  • State and Federal Health Departments/Agencies/Divisions

 

North Carolina Health Data

The NCIOM produces data snapshots on a variety of health topics relevant to North Carolinians.

Our Work

Current NCIOM Task Forces and Projects

 

Our Impact

Informing Health Policy

Publications

Reports, Issue Briefs, and the NCMJ