CHA News Article

CDPH Issues AFL on SNF Closures

The California Department of Public Health has issued an All Facility Letter (AFL) concerning federal and state requirements for skilled-nursing facility closures. The AFL summarizes new federal requirements contained in an interim rule issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in April 2011, as well as current state law requirements for relocation plans and notifications of closures. For more information, see attached AFL 12-18.