§16-29B-11. Related programs.
In addition to carrying out its duties under this article, the
board shall carry out its information disclosure functions set
forth in article five-f of this chapter and its functions set forth
in article two-d of this chapter, including health planning,
issuing grants and loans to financially vulnerable health care
entities located in underserved areas, and the review and approval
or disapproval of capital expenditures for health care facilities
or services. In making decisions in the certificate of need review
process, the board shall be guided by the state health plan
approved by the governor.