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Health Care And Testing

<p>California’s testing guidance helps public health officials, health care providers and laboratories determine who should be tested for COVID-19. At this time, individuals in all tiers have equal priority for testing due to the state’s increased testing capacity and quick turnaround time for results. </p>

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URL: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/HealthCareAndTesting.aspx

California Department of Public Health

SACRAMENTO – Today, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced the state's online COVID-19 vaccine scheduling tool My Turn is offering services in a total of 12 languages, allowing more state residents to comfortably navigate MyTurn.ca.gov. This new update, which adds five new languages, is part of California's larger

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California Department of Public Health

PO Box 997377 MS 0500 Sacramento, CA 95899-7377. For General Public Information: (916) 558-1784. COVID 19 Information Line: 1-833-4CA4ALL (1-833-422-4255)

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California Department of Public Health

Background On August 5, 2021, the State Public Health Officer issued an order pertaining to "Requirements for Visitors in Acute Health Care and Long-Term Care Settings."" As more transmissible variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus circulate in California, COVID-19 cases are rising rapidly in California and the vast majority of cases are occurring in unvaccinated individuals.

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County Health Status Profiles 2021

quality healthy lives, achieve health equity, and encourage healthy behaviors for all. This report is an important tool to measure progress toward those goals and to evaluate the health of Californians. Tomas J. Aragon, MD, DrPH Director and State Public Health Officer California Department of Public Health . Karen Relucio, MD

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California Department of Public Health

Health care facilities should update any facility/entity policies and procedures as appropriate. Administrative Penalties. CDPH may impose an administrative penalty on a health care facility if it determines that the facility has committed a breach of a patient's health information.

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California Department of Public Health

California Department of Public Health PO Box, 997377, MS 0500, Sacramento, CA 95899-7377 Department Website (cdph.ca.gov)

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California Department of Public Health

Given the limitations to using existing acute care hospital infrastructure during surges, California Department of Public Health (CDPH) encourages the use of these products in non-hospital outpatient settings (e.g., skilled nursing facilities, community clinics/FQHCs, state hospitals, jails, and other congregate/outpatient settings that have

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California Department of Public Health

Through targeted information and education campaigns, the Communications and Outreach Unit develops outreach and educational materials to heighten public awareness about the Perinatal Equity Initiative (PEI) and provide communications technical assistance to local health departments and funded agencies. Education Resources Social Media.

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California Department of Public Health

Suicide Prevention Program Now Available! —> Information on COVID-19 and Suicide Risk —> Suicide Prevention Practices for Care Providers - June 29, 2020.. Under the Behavorial Health Section. —> Injury Data Brief: Suicide Death Among Veterans in California, 2019 (PDF) —> Data Brief 1: Overview of Homicide and Suicide Deaths in California (PDF, 3.1 MB) Updated 11/15/19

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California Department of Public Health

Health Care Workers/Social Service Workers The use of PPE is crucial for healthcare workers, social services workers and other first responders (for example, emergency medical technicians) that perform direct patient care and routinely have prolonged, close direct contact with patients with possible or confirmed COVID-19 infection or their

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California Department of Public Health

The Licensing and Certification (L&C) Program is responsible for regulatory oversight of licensed health care facilities and health care professionals to assess the safety, effectiveness, and quality of health care for all Californians. The L&C Program is comprised of three branches: Centralized Applications Branch, Field Operations Branch, and

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Public Health Order Questions & Answers: Health Care

The Public Health Officer Order dated August 5, 2021, requires all workers who provide services or work in certain indoor long-term care settings (e.g., skilled nursing facilities, hospice facilities, PACE Centers, etc.) receive their first dose of a one-dose regimen or their second dose of a two-dose regime by September 30, 2021.

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COVID-19 Vaccine

ram. Immunization with a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine is a critical component of the strategy to reduce COVID-19-related illnesses, hospitalizations, and deaths and to help restore societal functioning. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is working with California's local health departments, the California Medical

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California Department of Public Health

This concern prompted the CIWMB to fund a laboratory-based, three-phase study by the Public Health Institute (PHI), with the Department of Health Services (DHS) being the principal investigator. The study focused entirely on those building materials with indoor air quality implications.

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Public Health Order Questions & Answers: State and Local

In correctional hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, intermediate care facilities, or the equivalent, it also applies to persons not directly involved in delivering health care, but who could be exposed to infectious agents that can be transmitted in the health care setting (e.g., clerical, dietary, janitorial services, laundry, correctional

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California Department of Public Health

Temporary Guidelines. The California Department of Public Health, Professional Certification Branch, has developed this webpage to provide facilities, licensees, certificate holders, applicants, administrators, and our other stakeholders with information and resources in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) state of emergency.

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Clinical and Public Health Laboratories

Where We Are: Local RPPC Sites and Coordinators. Program Policy and Procedures. Resources for Hospital and Health Care Providers. California Maternal Quality Improvement Toolkit. CMQCC Improving Health Care Response to Maternal Venous Thromboembolism. CMQCC Improving Health Care Response to Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy and Postpartum.

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Campylobacteriosis

Public health agencies, including the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, are making an effort to educate the public about safe food handling practices, which is the best way of preventing campylobacteriosis. In addition, if many cases occur at the same time, it may mean that a restaurant

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California Department of Public Health

Advisory Committee Member Bios. The OHE-AC consists of a broad range of experts, advocates, health clinicians, public health professionals, and consumers who understand the importance of the health and mental health disparities and inequities of historically vulnerable, marginalized, underserved, and underrepresented communities.

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Frequently Asked Questions – Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record

The digital record also includes a QR code that when scanned by a SMART Health Card reader will display to the reader your name, date of birth, vaccine dates and vaccine type. The QR code also confirms the vaccine record as an official record of the state of California.

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Order of the State Public Health Officer Adult Care

“Employer” refers to an organization that employs and directs the worker in providing services. In the case of workers in a facility, the facility is the employer. In the case of certified home health aides and affiliated home care aides, the home health agencies and …

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California Department of Public Health

The patient's partner(s) will be notified about HIV exposure by the health department, the physician/health care provider, or the patient, or this is unknown. The vital status of the patient The date of the first detectable viral load test result

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COVID-19 Resources

These resources include educational activities for children and families to enjoy together. The information is from the California Department of Public Health, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other federal, state, and local health agencies.

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California Department of Public Health

As always, local health jurisdictions may put in place guidance more restrictive than the state based on local conditions. Vaccines remain the best protection against COVID-19, including the highly infectious Delta variant. We urge all eligible to get vaccinated, as it is the most important thing we can do to help end this pandemic.

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Order of the State Public Health Officer Requirement that

State Public Health Officer Order Issued September 24, 2021. Vaccination against COVID-19 is the most effective means of preventing infection with the COVID-19 virus, subsequent transmission, and outbreaks.

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California Department of Public Health

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Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) created the Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record (DCVR) for use by individuals who wish to receive a quick response code (QR Code) for use as proof of COVID-19 vaccination. The information is collected pursuant to Health and Safety Code section 120440 and will be kept confidential and on file as

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California Department of Public Health

Trichomoniasis. Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis. Infection can cause problems in pregnancy and delivery. Tests and …

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California Department of Public Health

Pursuant to Title 42 CFR section 483.12 (c) (1) and WIC section 15630 (b) (1) (A) (i & ii), facilities must report any instance of suspected or alleged abuse, neglect, exploitation, and/or mistreatment of elders or dependent adults to their local law enforcement agency, LTC ombudsman, and DO. Any person who has assumed full or part time care or

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Order of the State Public Health Officer Requirements for

COVID-19 remains a concern to public health and, in order to prevent its further spread in hospitals, SNFs, ICFs, and adult and senior care residential facilities, the following limited and temporary public health requirements are necessary at this time. I, as State Public Health Officer of the State of California, order: I.

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California Disaster Behavioral Health Plan

1. I. NTRODUCTION . Mental/behavioral health . is an essential component of California’s health and medical system. During emergencies, mental/behavioral health services fall under California

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California Department of Public Health

Entities that produce a digital COVID-19 vaccine record should follow guidelines and standards from the SMART Health Card Framework described by the Verifiable Clinical Information (VCI) charter. LetterContentArea. Originally Published on June 14, 2021. California Department of …

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California Department of Public Health

Adult Day Health Center Initial Application Packet . A State license is required to operate as an Adult Day Health Center in California. Adult Day Health Center or Adult Day Health Care Center means "a licensed facility that provides adult day health care," pursuant to …

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Mobile Health Screenings

Mobile Health Screenings. There are two different types of mobile health screenings allowed under state law, each having specific requirements. Regardless of type, consumers should be aware of the risks and limitations involved, and should exercise due diligence and caution.

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Community Mental Health Equity Project

The Community Mental Health Equity Project (CMHEP) is a collaborative effort between the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Office of Health Equity (OHE) and Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Medi-Cal Behavioral Health Division (MCBHD). Given CDPH's previous experience with similar projects, OHE will administer $4,500,000 in

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California Department of Public Health

California Local Health Department Contact Information for Health Care Providers/Labs to Report Communicable Diseases and Submit Confidential Morbidity Report (CMR) forms. Confidential Morbidity Report (CMR) to report all conditions EXCEPT Tuberculosis and lapses of consciousness/ conditions reportable to the DMV (CDPH 110 A Form)

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Traveling To or From California

Traveling to or from California? Help prevent the spread of . covid-19. by following current CDC travel guidelines. Read the . CDC’s full travel guidance.

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California Department of Public Health

After consultation with the local health department. * Exposure is defined as being <6 feet of an infectious† case for >15 minutes. † Cases are considered infectious for 48 hours before symptom onset, or if asymptomatic, for 48 hours before date of positive test.

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California Oral Health Surveillance Plan

health and promote healthy habits and population-based prevention interventions to attain healthier status in communities and is guided by the National Oral Health Surveillance System. CA OHSS Oral Health Indicators OOH assemble. d a comprehensive list of …

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ITHIM California

Health in All Policies. Health in All Policies is a strategy to include health considerations in policy making across multiple sectors that play a major role in determining the health of populations. These include economy, transportation, agriculture, land use, housing, public safety, and education.

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State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID

The Public Health Department is coordinating with federal authorities and local health departments that have implemented screening, monitoring and, in some cases quarantine of returning travelers. In coordination with the CDC, state and local health departments, we …

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About Occupational Health Branch Programs

The Occupational Health Branch (OHB) is a program in the California Department of Public Health devoted to improving worker health and safety through prevention activities. OHB works to prevent injury and illness on the job before they happen. To achieve this, we: Provide technical assistance to others to prevent work-related injury and illness.

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