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Details for Service Nurse Aide
Service Name Nurse Aide Program Name Regulation
Goal Manage resources to provide effective and efficient delivery of services to North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults are protected from harm through enforcing and communicating uniform regulatory standards for multiple health and related facilities and professions.
Division Division of Health Service Regulation
Service Description

Overseeing the qualifications of nurse aides is one of the services of the Unlicensed Health Care Personnel Oversight program. Staff activities include:

  • Administering a standardized statewide Nurse Aide I competency evaluation.
  • Overseeing the Nurse Aide I training programs.
  • Maintaining the Nurse Aide I Registry of competency and training information as well as any allegations or findings of wrongdoing. Health care employers use the registry before hiring nurse aides.

This service protects North Carolina residents using health care services.

Web Site http://ncdhhs.gov/dhsr/ Year First Initiated 1996
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
1 100+

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
Federal Code of Federal Regulations 42 CFR 483.13 (c)(1)(ii)(B)
State Statute G.S. 131E-256
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 13O
State Statute G.S. 131E‑255

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2023
As of the month of September 2022
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2023 SFY 2022-2023 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 1,163,372 247,833 915,539
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 421,320 60,864 360,456
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 1,584,692 308,697 1,275,995
Receipts-Federal 1,394,476 192,533 1,201,943
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 60,511 4,780 55,731
Total Receipts 1,454,987 197,313 1,257,674
General Fund Appropriations 129,705 111,384 18,321
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0