Mecklenburg County’s request to disengage with Cardinal Innovations and align with Alliance Health as its Local Management Entity/Managed Care Organization (LME/MCO) has been approved by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS). Mecklenburg County’s transition to Alliance will occur on December 15, 2021, according to a timetable established by NCDHHS. View a press release issued by Mecklenburg County.

The County’s documents pertaining to the disengagement/realignment process can be accessed using the links below:

Disengagement/Realignment Plan
Letter of Intent
Mecklenburg County Resolution
Statutory References
October 2020 Letter to NCDHHS Secretary Cohen
February 2021 Letter to NCDHHS Secretary Cohen

Information for Cardinal Providers affected by realignment

More information is available on the Mecklenburg County website.