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Aide and Technician Certification Information

Recent All Facility Letters (AFL's) pertaining to Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA), Home Health Aides (HHA) and Certified Hemodialysis Technicians (CHT):

If you have any questions, please call (916) 327-2445 or via email at cna@cdph.ca.gov.


The Aide and Technician Certification Section (ATCS), CNA/HHA/CHT Certification Unit, is primarily in charge in the certification of Nurse Assistants, Home Health Aides and/or Hemodialysis Technicians.

ATCS Forms

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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ATCS Contact Information

Please note that the Interactive Voice Response Unit (IVRU) is an automated phone number (916) 327-2445, which accommodates a heavy volume of calls.  You may leave a voicemail with the message center at (916) 552-8811.  Questions or comments may be emailed to cna@cdph.ca.gov , please include your CNA/HHA/CHT number (if applicable). You may FAX information to the CNA/HHA Certification Unit, FAX (916) 552-8785.

Mailing Address:    
P.O. Box 997416, MS 3301
Sacramento, CA 95899-737

Last modified on: 11/20/2015 2:50 PM