Welcome to the Health Law Section
Section News & Notes
- Join Section ListManager
Opt-in to the Section ListManager. Click here.
- Health Law Section CLE Scholarships
Scholarships are available from the Health Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association to Section members who are employed by the government or non-profit organizations, or who are currently unemployed (click, here, for additional information) and to Section members who are North Carolina law students and members of the NCBA Law Student Division (click, here, for additional information).
- Select Committee on CON Process
To follow the House Select Committee on the CON Process, go to the Committee's site at: http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/Committees/Committees.asp?sAction=ViewCommittee&sActionDetails=House Select_131
- Safe Haven Educational Materials (Safe Surrender/Infant Abandonment)
Click here for more information.
- Order Form for "Safe Haven – Infant Abandonment Law" Brochures and Posters (English and Spanish)
Click here to submit your order(s).
- Health Law - Legislative Update
To follow health law bills, go to the Bill Tracking site at:
- Join a Section Committee
Click here to join a Section Committee
The Health Law Section addresses legal issues related to health care including medical malpractice, health care provider regulation and health insurance. The section co-publishes its newsletter, "Prognosis," with the NC Society of Health Care Attorneys.
The section, with currently 493
members, sponsors CLE programs and services; provides members with
a substantive newsletter; and helps mold the association's
legislative agenda for presentation to the N.C. General Assembly.
The newsletter, Prognosis, offers an index of its articles and CLE
The Health Law Section's website includes the following information:
Calendar - contains a listing of Section Council meeting dates, Section Annual meeting dates, and other Section-related events dates, locations, times, and event descriptions.
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) - contains section-specific Continuing Legal Education (CLE) information including upcoming programs and publications when available.
Governance - contains the Health Law section's governing documents including the purpose statement and bylaws.
Join/Renew - contains an online application form for joining this section.
Leadership - contains information from the section's leadership including the section officers, section council, committee chairs, and meeting minutes when available.
ListManager – is a communication tool that offers its members the opportunity to post suggestions, comments or questions to a large number of people at the same time.
Newsletters - contains the section's newsletters, which may be password-protected as determined by the section leadership.
Resources - contains section-specific legal resources including access to Fastcase® / PJI, online links / references, publications (e.g., forms, brochures, booklets, etc.), articles, legislative issues, and other information when available.
NCBA - Information about the North Carolina Bar Association's leaders, staff contacts, map/driving tools, and links to other sections, divisions as well as NCBA's home page.