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L & C Health Applications Licensing System (L&C HAL)

 HAL, developed in 1986-87 by the Department of Consumer Affairs and acquired by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in 1987, is an Adabas database written in Natural program language.  The system resides on an IBM/S/390 mainframe computer at the the Office of Technology Services (OTECH).

L&C currently utilizes the HAL System internally to certify, approve, and track:
• Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA)
• Home Health Aides (HHA)
• Certified Hemodialysis Technicians (CHT)
• Nursing Home Administrators

Last modified on: 11/10/2009 8:39 AM