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All Facility Letters for Year 2007

Below you will find letters issued to facilities based on their facility type, subject of the letter, and the date is was released to the facility.

 Bulletin Number  Facility Type Affected  Subject Release Date
AFL-07-01 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Data Compliance Procedure to Evaluate Compliance w/HSC 1276.5 mandated by AB 1629 01/15/2007

AFL-07-02 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Winter Weather Health Tips
AFL-07-02-Attachment-1 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Cold Guide
AFL-07-02-Attachment-2 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospitals, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Congregate Living Health Facilities Winter Weather Emergency Preparedness Advisory

Winter Weather Health Tip

Cold Guide CDC 2007

01/10/2007
AFL-07-03 (PDF)Opens in new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals Appropriate Use of Tazers in Hospitals 07/3/2007
AFL-07-04 (PDF)Opens in new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals EMTALA - "Parking" of Emergency Medical Service Patients in Hospitals 06/28/2007
AFL-07-05 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing FacilitiesSNF, Intermediate Care Facilities, CNA Continuing Education Programs Implementation of On-line In-Service and Continuing Ed Training For CNAs 02/16/2007
AFL-07-06 (PDF)Opens in new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Compliance with Senate Bill 739 on Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI) 03/01/2007
AFL-07-07 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Nursing Facilities, Pediatric Day Health and Respite Care Facilities SB 1312 (Alquist) Chapter 895 Statutes of 2006 02/15/2007
AFL-07-08 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing Blood Glucose Testing 03/23/2007
AFL-07-09 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Correctional Treatment Centers, Surgical Clinics

Inadequate Reprocessing of Semicritical Instruments: Recommendations for Reprocessing of Rigid Laryngoscopes 04/30/2007
AFL-07-10 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hosptials, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals

Reporting of Adverse Events (Senate Bill 1301, Alquist, Chapter 647, Statutes of 2006) 07/27/2007

AFL-07-11 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Fast Facts Summer Heat
AFL-07-11-Attachment (PDF)Opens in new browser window

All Long Term Care Health Facilities

Hot Summer Weather Advisory

Fast Facts Summer Heat

05/31/2007
AFL-07-12 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Residents' Rights and Mandated Transfer and Discharge Procedures 07/12/2007
AFL-07-13 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facility Administrators, Skilled Nursing Facility-Distinct Part Administrators Dialysis Services in Long Term Care Facilities 06/13/2007
AFL-07-14 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All Health Facilities The Alignment of Licensing Fees with Impact to Initial, Renewals, Change of Ownership (CHOW) and Provisional to Permanent Licensure 05/24/2007
AFL-07-15 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All Health Facilities FY 07 - 08 License Renewal Fee Schedule 09/07/2007

AFL-07-16 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Sterilization Consent Form
AFL-07-16-Enclosure (PDF)Opens in new browser window

All Health Facilities Sterilization Consent Form (PM 284) 09/07/2007

AFL-07-17 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Health and Safey Code
AFL-07-17-Attachment (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Community Clinics, Free Clinics, Surgical Clinics, Chronic Dialysis Clinics, Rehabilitation Clinics, Alternative Birthing Centers

Clarification Regarding Licensure of Exempt Clinics

Health and Safety Code 1206

06/15/2007
AFL-07-18 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Correctional Treatment Centers, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Primary Care Clinics, Psychiatric Health Facilities, Adult Day Health Centers, Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospitals, Psychology Clinics, Pediatric Day Health and Respite Care Facilities

Implications of Department of Health Services Restructure 07/03/2007
AFL-07-19 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals

Hospital Administrative Penalty for Immediate Jeopardy (IJ) Deficiencies (Senate Bill 1312, Alquist, Chapter 895, Statutes of 2006) 07/02/2007

AFL-07-20 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Health and Safety Code
AFL-07-20-Attachment (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Surgical Clinics

Revision to Clarification Regarding Licensure of Exempt Clinics as Stipulated in AFL 07-17, Dated June 15, 2007

Health and Safety Code 1206

08/20/2007
AFL-07-22 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Adult Day Health Centers

Altered or Suspension of Operations During Budget Impasse 08/03/2007
AFL-07-23 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facility Administrators, Skilled Nursing Facility-Distinct Part-Administrators, End Stage Renal Dialysis Clinic Administrators, Chronic Dialysis Clinic Administrators Dialysis Services in Skilled Nursing Facilities 08/16/2007
AFL-07-24 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Mentally Retarded, Adult Day Health Centers

Healthcare Facility Enrollment in Public Utility Commission Energy Conservation Programs for Central Air Conditioning Use 11/06/2007
AFL-07-25 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Long Term Care Health Facilities Clarification of Terms Used in the Definition of Physical Restraints as Applied to the Requirements for Long Term Care Facilities 09/28/2007
AFL-07-26 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All General Acute Care Hospitals Changes to the Minimum Licensed Nurse-To-Patient Ratios Effective January 1, 2008 10/01/2007
AFL-07-27 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing

Recommendations for Hospice Services for the ICF/DD, ICF/DD-H and ICF/DD-N Facility 09/27/2007

AFL-07-29 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

MRSA Article
AFL-07-29-Attachment (PDF)Opens in new browser window

All Health Facilities 

Urging All Healthcare Facilities to Develop New or Review Existing Policies and Procedures on the Prevention and Control of Antibiotic Resistant Organisms in Your Facility

Summary of MRSA Article

10/24/2007
AFL-07-30 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Advancing Excellence in America's Nursing Homes Campaign 11/29/2007

AFL-07-31 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facility Disaster Preparedness Plan Tool
AFL-07-31-Attachment-A (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Intermediate Care Facility-MR Disaster Preparedness Plan Tool
AFL-07-31-Attachment-B (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Long Term Care Disaster Preparedness Suggested Websites
AFL-07-31-Attachment-C (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facilities, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing

External Disaster Plan Requirements for California Department of Public Health, Licensing and Certification Long Term Care Facilities

Skilled Nursing Facility Disaster Preparedness Plan Tool

Intermediate Care Facility-MR Disaster Preparedness Plan Tool

Long Term care Disaster Preparedness Suggested Websites

10/24/2007
AFL-07-32 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Licensees of: General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, State Hospitals

Application Required for Management Companies That Assume Operational Control of a General Acute Care Hospital, Acute Psychiatric Hospital or Special Hospital 11/29/2007
AFL-07-33 (PDF)Opens in new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Medication Safety:  Use of Medications with "Boxed Warnings" 11/05/2007

AFL-07-34 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

AFL-07-34-Enclosure (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facilities, General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, State Hospitals, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Correctional Treatment Centers, Congregate Living Health Facilities

Recommendations for the Prevention, Detection, and Control of Influenza in California Long-Term Care Facilities 11/13/2007
AFL-07-35 (PDF)Opens in new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Licensing and Certification Program's Procedures for Auditing Skilled Nursing Facilities Compliance with the 3.2 Nursing Hours Per Patient-Day Requirement 11/19/2007
AFL-07-36 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facilities, General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, State Hospitals, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing, Correctional Treatment Centers, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Department of Social Services

Increased Scabies Outbreaks in Healthcare Facilities 12/03/2007
AFL-07-37 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals

Mandated Use of the National Health and Safety Network to Comply with Senate Bill 739 on the Reporting of Hospital Acquired Infections Process Measures 11/27/2007

AFL-07-38 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Winter Weather Health Tips
AFL-07-38-Attachment-1 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

Cold Guide
AFL-07-38-Attachment-2 (PDF)Opens in new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospitals, Correctional Treatment Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing

Winter Weather Emergency Preparedness Advisory

Winter Weather Health Tip

Cold Guide CDC 2007

12/11/2007
AFL-07-39 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All Health Facilities Covered By The Santa Rosa / Redwood Coast District Office Temporary Relocation of the Santa Rosa / Redwood Coast District Office, Licensing and Certification Program 11/30/2007
AFL-07-40 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All State Hospitals Temporary Relocation of the Licensing and Certification Program's, State Facilities Unit, Santa Rosa / Redwood Coast District Office 11/30/2007
AFL-07-41 (PDF)Opens in new browser window All Health Facilities Covered by the Sacramento District Office, Licensing and Certification Program Relocation of the Sacramento District Office, Licensing and Certification Program 12/21/2007

 

 
 
Last modified on: 6/27/2008 9:50 AM