Certificate of Need Review Board

Member
Name
Seat Appointment
Date
Expiration
Date
Term Appointing
Authority
General Ed Crowell Consumer 07-08-2015 02-09-2018 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Dr. Chris Harmon Health Care Provider 03-16-2017 02-09-2020 3 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Mr. Randy Jones Consumer 02-25-2016 02-09-2019 3 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Mr. Neal Morrison Consumer 03-16-2017  02-10-2020 3 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Dr. Christopher Schaffer Governor Representative 03-16-2017 02-09-2019 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Dr. Herb Stone Health Care Provider 07-08-2015 02-09-2018 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Dr. Swaid N. Swaid Health Care Provider 07-08-2015 02-09-2018 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Mr. Bill Wallace Governor Representative 07-08-2015 02-09-2018 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor
Mr. Hodges Washington Governor Representative 07-08-2015 02-09-2018 2 Years Robert Bentley - Governor

Chairman: Mr. Neal Morrison
Vice Chair
: Dr. Swaid N. Swaid 

Contact information regarding the board:

Telephone: 334-242-4103
Fax: 334-242-4113
Physical Location: Mailing Address:
RSA Union Building  
100 N. Union Street - Suite 870 P.O. Box 303025
Montgomery, Alabama 36104 Montgomery, Alabama 36130-3025


The Certificate of Need Review Board is comprised of 3 consumers, 3 health care providers, and 3 representatives of the Governor per § 22-21-260, Code of Alabama, 1975.

Per the Certificate of Need Rules and Regulations section 410-1-3-.03 Ex Parte Contacts:

(1) There shall be no ex parte contacts:
 
     (a)     in the case of an application for Certificate of Need, between the applicant for the Certificate of Need, any persons acting on behalf of the applicant, or any person opposed to the issuance of a Certificate of Need for the applicant and any member of the Certificate of Need Review Board who exercises any responsibility respecting the applicant after the application has been received by the Agency and before a decision is made with respect to the application; or

     (b)     in the case of a proposed revocation of a Certificate of Need, between the holder of the Certificate of Need, any person acting on behalf of the holder, or any person in favor of the revocation and any member of the Certificate of Need Review Board who exercises responsibility respecting revocation of the Certificate after the petition to revoke the Certificate of Need has been filed and before a decision is made on revocation.

(2) Any violation of this rule shall be reported to the Certificate of Need Review Board, which shall impose the sanctions provided in this rule.

(3) Any violation of this rule by an applicant or any person acting on behalf of an applicant shall result in the violator's application being dismissed from the review process and its application fee being forfeited.

(4) Any violation of this rule by an opponent or any persons acting on behalf of an opponent shall result in the opposition being stricken from the record and a public notification by the Certificate of Need Review Board that such opposition is not to be considered in its deliberations on an application.

Statutory Authority: § 22-21-275, Code of Alabama, 1975.

This information is also available from the Secretary of State's website per the Open Meetings Act of 2005 at: www.boards.alabama.gov