G.S. 131D-27

The state DHHS and its agents are authorized to inspect the records of adult care home residents maintained at an adult care home when the inspection is necessary to investigate an alleged violation of a resident’s rights under Article 3 of G.S. Ch. 131D.
DHHS must protect the confidentiality of all records inspected pursuant to this section, as well as the confidentiality of persons who register complaints with DHHS regarding alleged violations of the rights of adult care home residents.

Adult Services

State statute