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Laboratory Field Services has moved
The Lab Field Services (LFS) program is no longer part of the Center for Health Care Quality. However, you can still access the LFS homepage via the link above.
Licensing and Certification
Licensing & Certification (LNC) is responsible for ensuring health care facilities comply with state laws and regulations. LNC also oversees the certification of nurse assistants, home health aides, hemodialysis technicians, and the licensing of nursing home administrators.
Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) Program
The Healthcare Associated Infections Program carries out its mission to improve care quality and patient safety through the prevention of infections in California healthcare facilities. The Program accomplishes this through assistance with prevention activities, development of infection prevention recommendations, and implementation of mandatory public reporting of healthcare associated infection data.