Any person at one location whose primary purpose is to provide services for the care, treatment, habilitation, or rehabilitation of the mentally ill, the developmentally disabled, or substance abusers, and includes:

∙ Licensed facilities are any 24-hour residential facilities required to be licensed under Chapter 122C of the North Carolina General Statutes, such as Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities (PRTFs), Intermediate Care Facilities for the Developmentally Disabled (ICF-DDs), Supervised Living Facilities, Residential Treatment/Rehabilitation Facilities for Individuals with Substance Abuse Disorders, Outpatient Opioid Treatment Facilities, .5600 group homes or other licensed MH/IDD/SA facilities. These facilities may require a Certificate of Need or Letter of Support and must meet all applicable state licensure laws and rules, including but not limited to NCG.S. §122C-3 and Title 10A, Subchapter 27C, 27D, 27E, 27F,27G, 26B and 26C.
∙ A State facility, which is a facility that is operated by the Secretary.
∙ A Veterans Administration facility or part thereof that provides services for the care, treatment, habilitation or rehabilitation of the mentally ill, the developmentally disabled, or substance abusers.



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