Watchdog & Advocacy
Data & Research

CARR's 2017 review of CCL licensing data found 40% of facilities receive their license more than 120 days following their first pre-licensing visit.  Facilities may contact their local state representatives explaining to them the financial hardship associated with a delay in licensure to try and expedite the process. Contact information for your local representative(s) is available in the following article.  Since CARR's review, the state reports it has worked to strengthened its Central Applications Unit with the goal of streamlining the application process to expedite the process for applicants.