HB 395 – Extend Deadlines for Mandatory HIE Participation

Primary House Sponsors: Rep. Wayne Sasser (R-Cabarrus, Rowan, Stanly); Rep. Larry Potts (R-Davidson); Rep. Kristin Baker, MD (R-Cabarrus); Rep. Michael Wray (D-Halifax, Northampton)


This bill extends deadlines for mandatory participation in the statewide health information exchange network as follows:

  • Requires participation by ambulatory surgical centers, licensed dentists, licensed physicians with a primary practice in psychiatry and the State Lab of Public Health by June 1, 2022.
  • Requires participation by registered pharmacies and state health care facilities under the DHHS Secretary’s jurisdiction by June 1, 2022.
  • Requires participation by other providers of Medicaid and State-funded health care services not otherwise provided by October 1, 2022.


Filed – 3/24/2021