The Web Portal contains information which is intended only for the use of the individual or
entity associated with the North Carolina Medicaid Uniform Screening Tool (MUST). Any unintended
user is hereby notified
that the information is privileged, trade secret and confidential, and any disclosure, reproduction
or use of this information is prohibited.
The information collected in the MUST instrument is considered to be confidential personal health
information. This data is considered sensitive and all necessary protections will be employed to
keep the data secure and confidential. All screening organizations and respective employees are
expected to uphold North Carolina Division Of Medicaid HIPAA guidelines and their own Agency HIPAA
policies. Any breach in
confidentiality needs to be reported to your respective organization HIPAA official. Please go to
NC DHHS for more details.
Community Update :
Effective April 25, 2020, the temporary suspension of Level I and Level II PASRRs has been extended for new admissions. If the individual is expected to remain in the nursing facility for more than 30 days, a notice of the need for a PASRR review should be submitted through NCMUST.
For more information please see Special Bulletin: Covid-19