Measles Outbreak That Began in December Now Over
April, 17, 2015 - The California measles outbreak that began in December 2014 is over, it was announced today by Dr. Karen Smith, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer.
California Debuts Ads to Counter E-cigarettes
On Monday, March 23, 2014, CDPH will premiere a series of television, digital, and outdoor ads in a new campaign called “Wake Up,” as part of its educational effort to inform the public about the dangers of e-cigarettes.
CDPH Fines Los Angeles County Facility in Death of Resident
March 11, 2015 - Country Villa Terrace Nursing Center, a skilled nursing facility in Los Angeles County, has received a Class “AA” citation, the most severe penalty under State law, and an $80,000 fine from the State of California announced CDPH.