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Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Program


Effective January 1, 2015, SB 906 (Chapter 368, Statutes of 2014) permits an eligible hospital to apply to participate in the Elective PCI Program. GACHs that do not have on-site cardiac surgery but have an approved cardiac catheterization laboratory and are in substantial compliance with all applicable state and federal licensing laws and regulations are eligible to apply.


Related Documents

SB 906 (13/14)

Elective Offsite PCI ApplicationAdobe Acrobat PDF


L&C All Facility Letters (AFLs)

AFL 15-10Adobe Acrobat PDF



ELECTIVE PCI PILOT PROGRAM has ended effective December 31, 2014 



The Elective PCI Pilot Program, provided for by Senate Bill (SB) 891 and Health and Safety Code, Section 1256.01, will allow the State of California to study the safety of elective PCI in hospitals without cardiovascular surgical services. Six hospitals from across the state have applied and been selected to participate as pilot hospitals. The pilot program implementation is scheduled to start June 2010 and will last through August 2013. Upon its completion, the results will be published and recommendations on elective PCI will be submitted to the California Legislature. To learn more about the Elective PCI Pilot Program, please refer to Health and Safety Code, Section 1256.01.


PCI Advisory Oversight Committee (PCI AOC)

PCI AOC Meeting Schedule, Notes & Agendas

Selected Medical Facilities

Related Documents

PCI Pilot Program - CDPH's Report to the Legislature Adobe Acrobat PDF

PCI CAMPOS Final AOC Report Adobe Acrobat PDF

Notice: September 2012 PCI-AOC meeting to be postponed until later in the yearAdobe Acrobat PDF

Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act, 2010Adobe Acrobat PDF

California Senate Bill (SB) 891Adobe Acrobat PDF

California Health & Safety Code, Section 1256.01Adobe Acrobat PDF

L&C All Facility Letters (AFLs)

AFL 09-06Adobe Acrobat PDF 

AFL 09-33Adobe Acrobat PDF

AFL 09-54 Adobe Acrobat PDF

AFL 10-08 Adobe Acrobat PDF


Inquiries regarding the Elective PCI Pilot Program may be directed to PCI@cdph.ca.gov

Last modified on: 6/4/2015 3:08 PM