CHA News Article

CDPH Releases Information on Certification of Nursing Assistants

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has released its first All Facilities Letter (AFL) of 2015 on the passage of SB 1384, a new law that permits CDPH to review certified nursing assistant applications on a case-by-case basis for applicants with a criminal conviction. Criteria to be reviewed include the nature and seriousness of the crime, time elapsed and activities since the conviction. For more information, see the attached AFL.