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All Facility Letters for Year 2012

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-12-01 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Long-Term Health Care Facilities, Hospices Elder Justice Act Reporting Requirements (Revises AFL 11-40) 03/23/2012

AFL-12-03 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

All Home Health Agencies Program Flexibility for Home Health Agencies (HHA) Nursing Experience Requirements 03/26/2012

AFL-12-05 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals, Special Hospitals Telemedicine Provider (Revises AFL 11-33) 01/25/2012

AFL-12-06 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities, Nursing Facilities Changes to Health and Safety Code Section 1261.6 Regarding Automated Dispensing Cabinets (also known as Automated Drug Delivery Systems) 01/27/2012

AFL-12-07 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Adult Day Health Care Centers Changes in Adult Day Health Care Center (ADHC) licensure 02/23/2012

AFL-12-08 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Long Term Care Facilities Increase in Class “B” Citation Penalties, Elimination of Citation Review Conference (CRC) Process, and Recommendations of Federal Enforcement Remedies 03/14/2012
AFL-12-09 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Health Facilities Covered by the Daly City District Office New Name and Relocation of the Daly City District Office Licensing and Certification Program 01/20/2012
AFL-12-10 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Sleep Study Lab Staffing (Revises AFL 10-22) 02/27/2012
AFL-12-12 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities California MDS Nuggets “January, 2012” Newsletter 02/06/2012
AFL-12-13 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals
Critical Access Hospitals with Psychiatric or Rehabilitative Distinct Part Units
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Restraint/Seclusion Death Reporting Requirements (Revises AFL 09-23) 04/26/2012
AFL-12-15 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Revised Requirements for Reporting Surgical Site Infections 03/14/2012
AFL-12-16 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Language Assistance Services 05/11/2012
AFL-12-17 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Psychiatric Hospitals Care and Treatment of Psychiatric Emergency Medical Conditions 05/17/2012
AFL-12-18 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Nursing Facilities Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Requirements for Skilled Nursing Facilities and Nursing Facilities; Notice of Closure 06/01/2012
AFL-12-19 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Rehabilitation Agencies (OPT/SPs) Request for Annual Identification of Outpatient Physical Therapy/Speech Pathology Provider (OPT/SP) Facilities and Extension Locations and Relocations or Terminations of OPT/SP Facilities 04/02/2012
AFL-12-20 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (CORF) Request for Identification of CORF Locations 04/02/2012
AFL-12-21 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Health Care Facilities Licensed by the California Department of Public Health Licensing and Certification Program Proposed Fiscal Year 2012/13 Health Facility Licensing Fee Report 03/22/2012
AFL-12-22 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Nursing Facilities Independent Informal Dispute Resolutions (IIDRs) 09/17/2012
AFL-12-23 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Certified Long-Term Care Facilities, as follows:
Skilled Nursing Facilities (including Distinct Parts);
Intermediate Care Facilities (including Distinct Parts);
Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled;
Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled - Habilitative;
Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled - Nursing;
Intermediate Care Facilities/Developmentally Disabled - Continuous Nursing;
Nursing Facilities
Federal Complaint Process and Plans of Correction 05/22/2012
AFL-12-24 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Employee Records 05/15/2012
AFL-12-25 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Health Care Facilities Hot Summer Weather Advisory 05/06/2012
AFL-12-26 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Clinics, Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) Outpatient Settings Adverse Event Reporting Requirements 05/18/2012
AFL-12-27 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities California MDS Nuggets "May, 2012" Newsletter 05/31/2012
AFL-12-28 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Health Care Facilities Curlin Intravenous (IV) Administration Sets: Recall Due to Possible Health Risk 05/25/2012
AFL-12-29 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Certified Long Term Health Care Facilities Local Contact Agencies 05/31/2012
AFL-12-30 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals, Primary Care Clinics Nurse Staffing in Outpatient Supplemental Service and Licensed Primary Care Clinics 09/11/2012
AFL-12-32 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Licensed Health Facilities and Licensed Clinics Sterilization Consent Form (PM 284) (Supersedes AFL 07-16) 09/31/2012
AFL-12-33 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Health Care Facilities Licensed By the California Department of Public Health Licensing and Certification Program Under California Health and Safety Code Section 1266 Fiscal Year (FY) 2012-2013 License Renewal Fee Schedule 07/09/2012
AFL-12-34 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals;
Critical Access Hospitals with Psychiatric or Rehabilitative Distinct Part Units
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Restraint/Seclusion Death Reporting Requirements (Supersedes AFL 12-13) 08/10/2012
AFL-12-35 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Facilities Hospira Injectable Drug Products: Recall – Visible Particulates from Defective Glass Vials 07/16/2012
AFL-12-36 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities Physical Restraint Reduction in Skilled Nursing Facilities 09/25/2012
AFL-12-37 Adobe PDFOpens 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 or Extensions for Professional Licensure of Employees at State or Other Governmental Licensed Health Facilities (Revises AFL 09-08) 09/11/2012
AFL-12-38 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Licensed and Certified Facilities, Clinics or Agencies Medi-Cal Provider-Preventable Conditions Reporting 10/05/2012
AFL-12-39 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities
Intermediate Care Facilities
Nursing Facilities
Standard Admission Agreement–Resident Bill of Rights,
Form CDPH 327 Attachment F 12-point font (9/12)
12/10/2012
AFL-12-41.1 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Facilities RECALL: Methylprednisolone Acetate Injections Related to Multistate Meningitis Outbreak (Revises AFL 12-41) 10/15/2012
AFL-12-43 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Facilities Fungal Meningitis Outbreak: Additional Patient Notification Advised. 10/26/2012
AFL-12-44 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Ambulatory Surgical Centers Wholesale/Dispensary Licenses 11/20/2012
AFL-12-45 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Primary Care Clinics (PCCs)
General Acute Care Hospitals (GACHs)
Acute Psychiatric Hospitals (APHs)
Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs)
Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs)
ICF – Developmentally Disabled facilities (ICF-DDs)
ICF-DD-Habilitative facilities (ICF-DD-Hs)
ICF-DD-Nursing facilities (ICF-DD-Ns)
Correction Treatment Centers (CTCs)
Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospitals (CDRHs)
Opportunities to Participate in Drug Repository and Distribution Programs (RDPs) 12/07/2012
AFL-12-46 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals,
Acute Psychiatric Hospitals,
Skilled Nursing Facilities, Special Hospitals
Implementation Date Extension for Incompatible Line Connectors 11/01/2012
AFL-12-47 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Use of Medical Assistants in Hospital Outpatient Clinics 12/14/2012
AFL-12-48 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals Centralized Hospital Packaging Pharmacy 12/20/2012
AFL-12-49 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window General Acute Care Hospitals,
Acute Psychiatric Hospitals,
Critical Access Hospitals with Psychiatric or Rehabilitative Distinct Part Units
Reissue of AFL 12-34 Addressing Changes to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Restraint/Seclusion Death Reporting Requirements 12/07/2012

AFL-12-50 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Adult Day Health Center
Congregate Living Health Facility
Intermediate Care Facility
Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled
Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Continuous Nursing
Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative
Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled-Nursing
Nursing Facility
Skilled Nursing Facility
Revised Mandated Reporter Reporting under the Elder Abuse and Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act 12/19/2012

AFL-12-51 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window

Nursing Home Administrators of:
Intermediate Care Facility,
Intermediate Care Facility-Developmentally Disabled, Intermediate Care Facility- Developmentally Disabled-Habilitative,
Intermediate Care Facility- Developmentally Disabled-Nursing,
Nursing Facilities Skilled Nursing Facilities
Nursing Home Administrator Licensing Fees 12/15/2012
AFL-12-52 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Facilities Ameridose Issues Recall of All Products 11/07/2012
AFL-12-53 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window All Intermediate Care Facilities Exemption of Small-Capacity ICF/DD-Hs, ICF/DD-Ns, and
ICF/DD-CNs from the California Retail Food Code
11/30/2012
AFL-12-56 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities, Nursing Facilities California Forging Major Campaign to Improve Dementia Care and Reduce Unnecessary Antipsychotic Drug Use in Nursing Homes 11/27/2012
AFL-12-57 Adobe PDFOpens a new browser window Skilled Nursing Facilities California MDS Nuggets “December 2012” Newsletter 12/28/2012

 
 
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