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All Facility Letters for Year 2009

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

 Bulletin Number Facility Type Affected Subject Release Date
AFL-09-01 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, General Acute Care Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilites, Special Hospitals Patient Safety Plans and Tube Connection Restrictions 12/30/2008
AFL-09-02 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Increased Administrative Penalties for Immediate Jeopardy Violations 01/20/2009
AFL-09-03 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Alternative Birth Centers, Chronic Dialysis Clinics, Congregate Living Health Facilities, Correctional Treatment Centers, General Acute Care Hospitals, Home Health Agencies, Hospices, Intermediate Care Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled – Habilitative, Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled – Nursing, Primary Care Clinics, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Special Hospitals, Surgical Clinics Unauthorized Access or Disclosure of Patient Medical Information 07/29/2009
AFL-09-04 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities, Skilled Nursing In-House Training Progrsms, Nurse Assistant Training Schools, Home Health Aide Training Programs, Hemodialysis Training Programs, Certified Nursing Assistants, Certified Home Health Aides, Certified Hemodialysis Technicians New Nurse Assistant, Home Health Aide and Hemodialysis Certificates and Updated Applications and Forms 05/19/2009
 AFL-09-05 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Mandated Reporting and Investigation of Adverse Events 01/12/2009
 AFL-09-06 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals
(Equipped with Cardiac Catheter Laboratories)
Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Pilot Program 02/06/2009
 AFL-09-07 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Senate Bill 1058, Senate Bill 158 - Medical Facility Infection Control and Prevention Act 01/21/2009
AFL-09-08 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All State and Other Governmental Health Facilities Licensed by the California Department of Public Health, Center for Health Care Quality, Licensing and Certification Program Granting Waivers for Professional Licensure 03/03/2009
AFL-09-09 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Hospital Discharge Planning Policies 03/23/2009
AFL-09-10 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities California Department of Public Health Support of Routine HIV Screening in Medical Settings 04/06/2009
AFL-09-11 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Best Practices for Prevention of Adverse Events 03/13/2009
AFL-09-12 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Informed Consent for Antipsychotic Medication 06/04/2009
AFL-09-14 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

Preventing Summer Heat Injuries
All Long-Term Care Health Facilities Hot Summer Weather Advisory 06/05/2009
AFL-09-15 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Health Facilities Covered by the Chico District Office Relocation of the Chico District Office, Licensing and Certification Program 04/23/2009
AFL-09-16 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

Swine Influenza Infection Control Recommendations for Hosptialized Patients

Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Health Alert
General Acute Care Hospitals Swine Influenza Virus - Health Alert 04/29/2009
AFL-09-17 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

Swine Influenza Virus Q&A for Long-Term Care Facilities
Long-Term Care Facilities Swine Influenza Virus - Health Alert 04/29/2009
AFL-09-18 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

Swine Influenza Infection Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients
All Clinics Swine Influenza Virus - Health Alert 04/29/2009

AFL-09-19 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

CDPH H1N1 Infection (Swine Influenza) Infection Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients

General Acute Care Hospitals H1N1 Influenza Virus - Updated Health Alert 05/13/2009

AFL-09-20 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

CDPH Infection Control for Influenza H1N1 (Swine Influenza) in Long Term Healthcare Settings

Long-Term Care Facilities H1N1 Influenza Virus - Updated Health Alert 05/13/2009

AFL-09-21 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

CDPH H1N1 Influenza Virus (Swine Influenza) Infection Control Recommendations in an Outpatient Setting

All Clinics, All Home Health Agencies, All Ambulatory Surgery Centers, All End State Renal Dialysis, All Chronic Dialysis Clinics H1N1 Influenza Virus - Updated Health Alert 05/13/2009
AFL-09-22 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Health Facilities Covered by the Sacramento District Office Relocation of the Sacramento District Office 05/12/2009
AFL-09-23 (PDF)Opens a new browser window
General Acute Care Hospitals
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Death Reporting Requirements
08/03/2009
AFL-09-25 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities Fiscal Year (FY) 2009/10 License Renewal Fee Schedule 07/21/2009
AFL-09-26 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Ambulatory Surgical Centers
Federal Fiscal Year 2010 Certification Surveys
08/06/2009
AFL-09-27 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Nursing Facilities Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) 12/07/2009
AFL-09-29 (PDF)Opens a new browser window
General Acute Care Hospitals
H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements 10/01/2009
AFL-09-30 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Home Health Agencies Centralization of Home Health Agencies Applications 08/13/2009
AFL-09-31 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Special Hospitals Change in Medication Error Reduction Plan (MERP) Survey Process 08/10/2009
AFL-09-32 (PDF)Opens a new browser window
Informational announcing CalPanFlu.org
Nursing Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements 10/01/2009
AFL-09-33 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Call for Letters of Intent to Apply for Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Pilot Program 09/10/2009
AFL-09-35 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities License Application Fee 11/23/2009
AFL-09-36 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Alternative Birthing Clinics, Primary Care Hospitals, Special Hospitals Prophylaxis for Ophthalmia Neonatorum During Erythromycin (0.5%) Ophthalmic Ointment Shortage 09/08/2009

AFL-09-37 (PDF)Opens a new browser window


Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) Requirements and Options for Hospitals in a Disaster

General Acute Care Hospitals Disaster and Emergency Response and Medical Screening Exams 10/20/2009
AFL-09-38 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities Reporting of Unauthorized Access or Disclosure of Patient Medical Information 11/19/2009
AFL-09-39 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals H1N1 Response 10/30/2009
AFL-09-41 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities Health Facility Connection Port Prohibitions 11/19/2009
AFL-09-42 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals Care and Treatment of Psychiatric Emergency Medical Conditions 11/23/2009
AFL-09-43 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

CHT Intial/Renewal Application  Form HS 283 F (PDF)Opens a new browser window

End Stage Renal Disease Clinics, Certified Hemodialysis Technicians, Hemodialysis Training Programs New CHT Certification Requirements 11/24/2009
AFL-09-44 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Aduly Day Health Centers, Home Health Agencies, Primary Care Clinics Programs for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly (PACE) Regulatory Exemptions 12/30/2009
AFL-09-45 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Long-Term Care Facilities Citations and Postings 12/08/2009
AFL-09-46 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities Emergency Medication Supply Kits 12/30/2009
AFL-09-47 (PDF)Opens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Nursing Staff-to-Patient Ratios 12/30/2009
AFL-09-48 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Outpatient Clinic Supplemental Service 01/14/2010
AFL-09-49 (PDF)Opens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Hospital Security Plans 11/19/2009
AFL-09-53 (PDF)Opens a new browser window

1648 H1N1 Waiver Criteria

1135 Waiver 10-27-09
All Facilities 1135 Waiver Request Process 11/12/2009

AFL-09-54 (PDF) Opens a new browser window

Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention(PCI) Pilot Program Application 

PCI Application Frequently Asked Questions and Answers 

General Acute Care Hospitals Call for applications to participate in the Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention(PCI) Pilot Program 12/01/2009
AFL-09-56 (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities Medication Safety:  Storage of Medications Requiring Refrigeration 12/31/2009
Director's Response H1N1 Vaccine (PDF)Opens a new browser window All Facilities Director's Response H1N1 Vaccine 11/12/2009

 
 
Last modified on: 6/21/2010 11:46 AM