CDPH Fines Lincoln Facility in Death of Resident
May 6, 2013- Horizon West-Lincoln, a skilled nursing facility in the city of Lincoln, has received a Class “AA” citation, the most severe penalty under state law, and a $100,000 fine from the State of California.
California Improves in AIDS, Cancer, Other Health Goals
April 2, 2013 - California has achieved important national health goals for reducing deaths due to cancer, motor vehicle crashes, homicide and suicide, and in reducing the incidence of AIDS, gonorrhea and low-birthweight infants …
CDPH Fines San Diego Care Center in Death of Resident
March 25, 2013 - Villa Rancho Bernardo Care Center in San Diego has received a Class “AA” citation, the most severe penalty under state law, and a $100,000 fine from the State of California announced Dr. Ron Chapman ...
CDPH Issues 10 Penalties to Hospitals
Feb. 6, 2013 - CDPH issued 10 penalties today to seven California hospitals and fines totaling $775,000 after investigations noncompliance with licensing requirements caused, or was likely to cause, serious injury or death to patients.
CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat Certain Pasta Products
Jan. 29, 2013 - Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, today warned consumers with food allergies not to eat certain pasta products due to undeclared allergens.
Increase in Flu Activity is Reported
Jan. 11, 2013 - Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, says while we are seeing an increase in flu activity in California it isn't an unexpected increase.