On June 1, 2021, the Mecklenburg County Board of County Commissioners voted to disengage from Cardinal Innovations and realign with Alliance Health. The BOCC authorized the County Manager to issue a letter of intent, develop a disengagement/realignment plan, and notify the affected counties within the organizations’ catchment areas.

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

On June 3, 2021, the Alliance Board of Directors voted unanimously to move forward in negotiations with Mecklenburg County as a member county of Alliance Health.

Mecklenburg County will be soliciting comments on the disengagement/realignment plan. Individuals may email comments to [email protected] or mail comments to the following address:

LME/MCO Realignment
600 East 4th Street, 11th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28202