CHA News Article

Sterilization Consent Form Available From CDPH

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued an All Facility Letter (AFL) to remind licensed health facilities and licensed clinics that the Sterilization Consent Form is available exclusively from CDPH at Hospitals, as well as all health facilities and clinics, are required to use this form. CDPH provides the Sterilization Consent Form (PM 284) for certifying patient consent related to voluntary sterilization for contraceptive purposes. The Department of Health Care Services no longer provides this form. The AFL is attached.