Medical Waste Management Act Webinar. Welcome and Program Overview. CHA Staff. March 19, 2015 CHA Webinar

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Medical Waste Management Act Webinar. Welcome and Program Overview. CHA Staff. March 19, 2015 CHA Webinar"

Transcription

1 Medical Waste Management Act Webinar March 19, 2015 CHA Webinar Welcome and Program Overview Mary Barker Vice President, Publishing & Education California Hospital Association CHA Staff Cheri Hummel Vice President, Emergency Management and Facilities Roger Richter 3 1

2 CDPH Staff Alison Dabney is a Senior Environmental Scientist and Chief of the Medical Waste Management Program for the California Department of Public Health. She has been in the Program since 2006 and has performed over 460 inspections at hospitals, clinics, research and clinical labs, veterinary hospitals, prisons, and medical waste treatment facilities. 4 CDPH Staff Shannon George Research Program Specialist I, Medical Waste Management Program, California Department of Public Health 5 AB 333 Changes for Medical Waste Management Medical Waste Management Program California Department of Public Health Alison Dabney, Chief 6 2

3 Objectives Summarize Changes in the Medical Waste Management Act Stakeholder Meetings and Report 7 State vs. Local Enforcement Agencies The State is the enforcement agency for 25 Counties and 1 City (Berkeley) The CDPH = Gray County LEA = White 8 CDPH Jurisdiction Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Los Angeles, Mariposa, Mendocino, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, San Benito, San Luis Obispo,Santa Barbara, Sierra, Solano, Sutter, Trinity, Yolo and the City of Berkeley 3

4 Local Enforcement Counties in which are the Local Enforcement Agency: Alameda Colusa Contra Costa Del Norte El Dorado Kern Kings Lassen Madera Marin Merced Modoc Monterey Napa Orange Riverside Sacramento San Bernardino San Diego San Francisco San Joaquin San Mateo Santa Clara Santa Cruz Shasta Siskiyou Sonoma Stanislaus Tehama Tulare Tuolumne Ventura Yuba Total: 33 Cities in which are the Local Enforcement Agency: Long Beach Vernon 10 Assembly Bill 333 Became effective January 1, 2015 Revised the Medical Waste Management Act (Health and Safety Code et seq.) 11 AB 333 Key Elements for Generators - Summary Shipping Document Elimination of the Limited Quantity Hauling Exemption & Substitution of Materials of Trade Exemption Red Bags, Labeling, Hand-Carrying Temporary Events Medical Waste Management Plan Controlled Substances 12 4

5 Shipping vs. Tracking Shipping and tracking documents are required Tracking document provides cradle-tograve record for proper disposal of the waste and prevents improper disposal Some overlap of information 13 Shipping Document Shipping document: intended to be carried on the transport vehicle to provide CHP or first responders with information about the material on board The shipper must provide a copy to the generator Shipping Document (continued) Shipping document must conform to Department of Transportation requirements United Nations (UN) number = 3291 Hazard class = 6.2 Packing group = PGII Number and type of packages Quantity or weight of packages 15 5

6 Shipping Document (continued) Proper Shipping Name = Regulated Medical Waste, Not Otherwise Specified (NOS) Shipper s certification Shipper s signature Emergency response telephone number 16 Tracking Document Shipping Document Copies must be left at generator and must be in the hauler s possession during transport of medical waste Medical Waste Transfer Station T + S Hauler Tracking Document Shipping Document Medical Waste 17 Treatment Facility Materials of Trade Hauling Exemption Replaces Limited Quantity Hauling Exemption (LQHE) Allows generators to transport limited quantities of medical waste to a central point of accumulation Packaging and weight limits (35.2 lbs.) Must maintain log book Federal regulations call it an exception

7 Red Bags Red Bags must be marked and certified by the manufacturer for American Society for Testing and Materials impact and tear resistance standards Generators may opt to use white bags for pathology waste and yellow bags for trace chemotherapy waste Must be noted in the medical waste management plan Pharms Waste Labeling Pharmaceutical waste containers, or combined sharps and pharmaceutical waste containers, must be labeled with HIGH HEAT OR INCINERATION ONLY on the same label Treatment and Tracking Records Tracking, shipping and onsite treatment records must be kept for 2 years

8 Transport within a Facility 22 Hand-Carrying Patient Room Hand-Carrying Surgery Suite Place waste into a biohazard bag hung on a hamper stand Remove bag from the hamper stand after completion of the procedure Place into a biohazard container stored in a soiled utility room or other biohazard waste storage area

9 Temporary Events Registered generators may conduct temporary events (i.e. veteran stand downs, health fairs, vaccination clinics, etc.) without an additional permit Notice of the temporary event must be given to the enforcement agency at least 72 hours in advance Waste Management Plan Needs to Include: Steps taken to properly dispose of controlled substance waste Name & address of transporter Closure plan for termination of onsite treatment to return the facility to proper sanitary condition Proper Management of Controlled Substances The facility is responsible for ensuring that a controlled substance placed in a pharmaceutical waste container is non-retrievable. 9

10 Proper Management of Controlled Substances (continued) 28 Proper Management of Controlled Substances (continued) Squirt controlled substances into a pharmaceutical waste container Do not squirt non-controlled substance pharms = 90% of Rx pharms Do not use a container intended solely for sharps waste autoclave Use a pharms or pharma/sharps waste container incineration 29 Proper Management of Controlled Substances (continued) The addition of a sequestering agent to the container is an added benefit, since it creates an irreversible alteration May also send to a DEA registrant; reverse distributor (4 registered in CA) 30 10

11 AB 333 Stakeholder Process CDPH is required to conduct stakeholder meetings to examine the interrelationship between state and federal law regarding the transportation of medical waste Culminates in report to the Legislature due January 1, AB 333 Stakeholder Process (continued) Meetings are being held throughout the State Schedule is available on CDPH Medical Waste Program website 32 Technical Advisory Meetings 33 11

12 Regional Stakeholder Meetings 34 Regional Stakeholder Meetings (cont.) 35 For More Information Regarding Stakeholders Meetings Contact: Shannon George (916) or 36 12

13 For More Information Contact: Alison Dabney (916) or Or, if applicable, your county s local enforcement agency. Questions Online questions: Type your question in the Q & A box, hit enter Phone questions: To ask a question hit 14 To remove a question hit 13 Thank You and Evaluation Thank you for participating in today s program. An online evaluation will be sent to you shortly. For CHA questions, contact Cheri Hummel at (916) or 13

21. Children who have health insurance for the entire year

21. Children who have health insurance for the entire year 2012-13 California County Scorecard 21. Children who have health insurance for the entire year For this indicator, the performance of California counties ranges from a low of 86% to a high of 97% and averages

More information

20. Schools that have a health center

20. Schools that have a health center 2012-13 California County Scorecard 20. Schools that have a health center For this indicator, the performance of California counties ranges from a low of to a high of 14% and averages 2% across the state.

More information

9. Students who are ready or conditionally ready for college-level math courses

9. Students who are ready or conditionally ready for college-level math courses 2012-13 California County Scorecard 9. Students who are ready or conditionally ready for college-level math courses For this indicator, the performance of California counties ranges from a low of 28% to

More information

SCOPE OF WORK PROVISION FOR ELECTRICIAN: SOUND AND SIGNAL TECHNICIAN SAN DIEGO AND IMPERIAL COUNTIES

SCOPE OF WORK PROVISION FOR ELECTRICIAN: SOUND AND SIGNAL TECHNICIAN SAN DIEGO AND IMPERIAL COUNTIES STATE OF CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS Office of the Director Research Unit 455 Golden Gate Avenue, 9 th Floor San Francisco, CA 94102 Edmund G. Brown Jr., Governor MAILING ADDRESS: P.

More information

California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) California Department of Public Health Emergency Preparedness Office

California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) California Department of Public Health Emergency Preparedness Office California Department of Public Health Emergency Preparedness Office California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) California Department of Public Health Emergency Preparedness Office Use of CAHAN The Centers

More information

SAN DIEGO COUNTY ENROLLMENT FIGURES RELEASED BY COVERED CALIFORNIA

SAN DIEGO COUNTY ENROLLMENT FIGURES RELEASED BY COVERED CALIFORNIA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 16, 2013 Media Line Contacts: Covered California (916) 205-8403 California Department of Health Care Services (916) 440-7660 SAN DIEGO COUNTY ENROLLMENT FIGURES RELEASED BY COVERED

More information

Children s Dental Insurance Plan Rates 2014

Children s Dental Insurance Plan Rates 2014 Children s Dental Insurance Plan Rates 2014 June 25, 2013 updated Sept. 6, 2013 About Covered California TM Covered California is the state s marketplace for the federal Patient Protection and Affordable

More information

REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES UNDER THE CalWORKs PROGRAM

REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES UNDER THE CalWORKs PROGRAM REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES UNDER THE CalWORKs PROGRAM MARCH 2003 STATE OF CALIFORNIA Gray Davis, Governor HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY Grantland Johnson,

More information

THE MAIL EXPERTS INC. Who We Are Pg. 2. Direct Mail Marketing & Printing Pg. 3. Arrest Records Pg. 4. Mailing Services Pg. 5

THE MAIL EXPERTS INC. Who We Are Pg. 2. Direct Mail Marketing & Printing Pg. 3. Arrest Records Pg. 4. Mailing Services Pg. 5 EXPERTS INC. We have work because our clients value our high-quality lists and mailing services. We deliver superior customer experiences through our services. The quality and reliability of our services

More information

Figtree PACE Registered Contractor Application

Figtree PACE Registered Contractor Application Figtree PACE Registered Contractor Application Contractors applying for consideration as a Figtree PACE Registered Contractor should read through all the information below and fill out this Application.

More information

Evaluating Our Advocacy Progress. How do we know if it s working? Julia Coffman Center for Evaluation Innovation March 22, 2014 1

Evaluating Our Advocacy Progress. How do we know if it s working? Julia Coffman Center for Evaluation Innovation March 22, 2014 1 Evaluating Our Advocacy Progress How do we know if it s working? Julia Coffman Center for Evaluation Innovation March 22, 2014 1 We ll talk through three big questions. 1. Why evaluate advocacy? 2. What

More information

Family Dental PLANS AND RATES FOR 2016

Family Dental PLANS AND RATES FOR 2016 Family Dental PLANS AND RATES FOR 2016 October 2015 updated Oct. 20, 2015 Table of Contents About the Covered California Family Dental Plans... 2 Standard Benefit Designs... 3 s... 6 Dental Companies by...

More information

California Marijuana Arrests

California Marijuana Arrests Working to Reform Marijuana Laws The NORML Almanac of Marijuana Arrest Statistics California Marijuana Arrests Marijuana Arrests 1995-2002 (Summary) Marijuana Possession Arrests-2002 (Demographics) Marijuana

More information

WATER QUALITY, SUPPLY, AND INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2014. Funding Summary

WATER QUALITY, SUPPLY, AND INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2014. Funding Summary WATER QUALITY, SUPPLY, AND INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2014 Funding Summary THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES September 2014 The, is a $7.545 billion general obligation bond proposal that

More information

Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Health Insurance Plans

Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Health Insurance Plans Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Health Insurance Plans Aug. 1, 2013 p About Covered California Covered California is charged with creating a new insurance marketplace in which individuals

More information

California s Acute Psychiatric Bed Loss

California s Acute Psychiatric Bed Loss California s Acute Psychiatric Bed Loss California currently has 28 hospitals licensed as freestanding Acute Psychiatric Hospitals and 22 countyrun Psychiatric Health Facilities, which provide care only

More information

TITLE. Consulate General of Brazil in Miami, FL Florida, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas

TITLE. Consulate General of Brazil in Miami, FL Florida, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas The following pages are a guide to completing the Brazil visa application online. Page 2 has a summary of the Trip Information for this group. Pages 3-8 provide step by step instructions, including screenshots,

More information

SCOPE OF WORK PROVISIONS FOR ELECTRICIAN: INSIDE WIREMAN, TECHNICIAN CABLE SPLICER TUNNEL WIREMAN TUNNEL CABLE SPLICER

SCOPE OF WORK PROVISIONS FOR ELECTRICIAN: INSIDE WIREMAN, TECHNICIAN CABLE SPLICER TUNNEL WIREMAN TUNNEL CABLE SPLICER STATE OF CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS Office of the Director Research Unit 455 Golden Gate Avenue, 9 th Floor San Francisco, CA 94102 Edmund G. Brown Jr., Governor MAILING ADDRESS: P.

More information

IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES (IHSS) SOCIAL WORKER TRAINING ACADEMY

IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES (IHSS) SOCIAL WORKER TRAINING ACADEMY STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES 744 P Street, Sacramento CA 95814 ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, Governor February 8, 2008 ALL COUNTY INFORMATION NOTICE NO.

More information

Exercise 4. Analyzing Census Data in Excel

Exercise 4. Analyzing Census Data in Excel Exercise 4. Analyzing Census Data in Excel Purpose: Because Census data typically is provided in a spreadsheet form and usually in Excel format this exercise will cover some of the basic operations necessary

More information

Option One Single Payment Plan. Short-Term Health Insurance California

Option One Single Payment Plan. Short-Term Health Insurance California Option One Single Payment Plan Short-Term Health Insurance California Making the Transition Short-term health insurance from CPIC Life gives you temporary coverage to protect you from the expense of accidents

More information

Water & Environmental Programs

Water & Environmental Programs USDA Rural Development California Water & Environmental Programs http://www.rd.usda.gov/ca Janice Waddell Asst to the State Director USDA Rural Development California What do we do? We are a federal agency

More information

SHOP. Dental Plans and Rates for 2015. October 31, 2014

SHOP. Dental Plans and Rates for 2015. October 31, 2014 SHOP Dental Plans and Rates for 2015 October 31, 2014 updated March 5, 2015 About Covered California TM Covered California is the state s marketplace for the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care

More information

Licensee File CD Request

Licensee File CD Request State of California Bureau of Real Estate Licensee File CD Request RE 77 (Rev. 4//) [Stats updated /26/] Please read all instructions on page before completing this form. ship to: job # - For Office use

More information

Medi-Cal Fee-For-Service Long-Term Care Access Analysis: Nursing Facilities Part B (NF-B) - Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Services

Medi-Cal Fee-For-Service Long-Term Care Access Analysis: Nursing Facilities Part B (NF-B) - Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Services Fee-For-Service Long-Term Care Access Analysis: Nursing Part B (NF-B) - Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Services The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) developed this paper in conjunction

More information

Property Tax Reductions to Diminish as Housing Market Improves

Property Tax Reductions to Diminish as Housing Market Improves Property Tax Reductions to Diminish as Housing Market Improves MAC TAYLOR LEGISLATIVE ANALYST MAY 5, 2014 Executive Summary Property Tax Reductions for Millions of Properties Due to Real Estate Crisis.

More information

Crime Hurts Everyone We Can Help

Crime Hurts Everyone We Can Help Crime Hurts Everyone We Can Help California Victim Compensation Program Providing Financial Assistance to Crime Victims Since 1965 table of contents Introduction to CalVCP 3 Covered Expenses 4 Application

More information

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Bid No. 110004 Treatment Service Areas Exhibit A-2

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Bid No. 110004 Treatment Service Areas Exhibit A-2 Region I North: 335 Parolees Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity,

More information

Vital Shield 2900. blueshieldca.com. New! Protect yourself with our lowest-priced PPO plan for individuals.

Vital Shield 2900. blueshieldca.com. New! Protect yourself with our lowest-priced PPO plan for individuals. Underwritten by Blue Shield of California Life & Health Insurance Company. Pending regulatory approval. Plan benefits are effective June 1, 2007. New! Protect yourself with our lowest-priced PPO plan for

More information

REALIGNMENT AND CRIME IN 2014: CALIFORNIA S VIOLENT CRIME IN DECLINE

REALIGNMENT AND CRIME IN 2014: CALIFORNIA S VIOLENT CRIME IN DECLINE REALIGNMENT AND CRIME IN 2014: CALIFORNIA S VIOLENT CRIME IN DECLINE Mike Males, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice August 2015 Research Report Introduction In 2011,

More information

We Can Help. Crime Hurts Everybody. California Victim Compensation Program. Helping California Crime Victims Since 1965

We Can Help. Crime Hurts Everybody. California Victim Compensation Program. Helping California Crime Victims Since 1965 Crime Hurts Everybody We Can Help. Victim Compensation & Government Claims Board Helping California Crime Victims Since 1965 table of contents Introduction to the Victim Compensation Program 3 Covered

More information

COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2014

COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2014 COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2014 California Department of Public Health Center for Health Statistics and Informatics Este Geraghty, MD, MPH, MS, Deputy Director California Department of Public Health

More information

Health-e-App Public Access: A New Online Path to Children s Health Care Coverage in California

Health-e-App Public Access: A New Online Path to Children s Health Care Coverage in California Study of Health-e-App Public Access Health-e-App Public Access: A New Online Path to Children s Health Care Coverage in California RESEARCH BRIEF 1 MARCH 2012 Health-e-App: Background Health-e-App is a

More information

Plan A Plan B Plan C Plan D Plan E Plan F/F*

Plan A Plan B Plan C Plan D Plan E Plan F/F* Anthem Blue Cross California Administrative Office: PO Box 9063, Oxnard, CA 93031-9063 Toll Free Telephone Number: 1-888-211-9813 OUTLINE OF MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT COVERAGE COVER PAGE BENEFIT STANDARD PLANS

More information

Addressing California s Emerging Teacher Shortage:

Addressing California s Emerging Teacher Shortage: Chart Book Addressing California s Emerging Teacher Shortage: An Analysis of Sources and Solutions Linda Darling-Hammond, Roberta Furger, Patrick M. Shields, and Leib Sutcher Addressing California s Emerging

More information

Unequal Protection: Children and Attorney Fees Survey of Contingency Fee Limitations for Minor Clients

Unequal Protection: Children and Attorney Fees Survey of Contingency Fee Limitations for Minor Clients Unequal Protection: Children and Attorney Fees Survey of Contingency Fee Limitations for Minor Clients April 2003 Civil Justice Association of California The Civil Justice Association of California (CJAC)

More information

Contractor Enrollment Form

Contractor Enrollment Form CONTRACTOR INFORMATION Company Name DBA Site Address City State Zip Code If Mailing Address and Site Address are different, include Mailing Address below. Mailing Address City State Zip Code Other Office

More information

2014 Rankings. California

2014 Rankings. California 2014 Rankings California INSIDE FRONT COVER INTENTIONALLY BLANK INTRODUCTION The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program helps communities identify and implement solutions that make it easier for people

More information

California Association of Public Authorities

California Association of Public Authorities California Association of Public Authorities OVERVIEW OF THE GOVERNOR S FY 15-16 STATE BUDGET PROPOSALS FOR IHSS IHSS Budget Overview... 1 Restoration of Across the Board Reduction... 2 IHSS Caseload Information...

More information

Current Employment by Attainment Level California, 2013. Work experience in a related occupation, 1,246,442, 7%

Current Employment by Attainment Level California, 2013. Work experience in a related occupation, 1,246,442, 7% Focus 2015 al Employment & Career Technical Education in California California s Labor Market in Recovery There are more than 18.6 million participants in California s labor force. 1 Of these, 17.1 million

More information

2013 Rankings California

2013 Rankings California 2013 Rankings California Introduction Where we live matters to our health. The health of a community depends on many different factors, including the environment, education and jobs, access to and quality

More information

Alameda County Mental Health Plan 2025 Fairmont San Leandro, CA 94578 Local: (510) 346-1010 ACCESS Toll-free: (800) 491-9099

Alameda County Mental Health Plan 2025 Fairmont San Leandro, CA 94578 Local: (510) 346-1010 ACCESS Toll-free: (800) 491-9099 Access Units for All California Counties Providers who verify that clients have Medi-Cal from counties other than San Bernardino should contact the county corresponding to the client s Medi-Cal status

More information

An estimated 93 percent (29,646) of

An estimated 93 percent (29,646) of Health Policy Brief March 2014 Trends in the Supply of Dentists in California Nadereh Pourat, Moonkyung Kate Choi SUMMARY: More than 35,000 dentists were licensed to practice in California in 2012, a number

More information

Contractor Enrollment Form

Contractor Enrollment Form CONTRACTOR INFORMATION Company Name DBA Site Address City State Zip Code If Mailing Address and Site Address are different, include Mailing Address below. Mailing Address City State Zip Code Other Office

More information

"INTERACTIONS" The E-Mail Newsletter of the California Association of Superior Court Investigators. CASCI Board

INTERACTIONS The E-Mail Newsletter of the California Association of Superior Court Investigators. CASCI Board F R E S N O S U P E R I O R C O U R T "INTERACTIONS" The E-Mail Newsletter of the California Association of Superior Court Investigators W I N T E R 2 0 1 2 CASCI Board Jo Cynthia Ann Morris Webb- President

More information

Dental Plans and Rates for 2016

Dental Plans and Rates for 2016 Dental Plans and Rates for 2016 October 2015 About Covered California TM Covered California is the state s marketplace for the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Covered California, in

More information

Sheree Kruckenberg, Vice President Behavioral Health

Sheree Kruckenberg, Vice President Behavioral Health April 2015 TO: FROM: SUBJECT: Whom it May Concern Sheree Kruckenberg, Vice President Behavioral Health Access to Timely Psychiatric Emergency Services California, like the nation, is struggling to ensure

More information

COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2015

COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2015 COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2015 CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND CALIFORNIA CONFERENCE OF LOCAL HEALTH OFFICERS NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK APRIL 6-12, 2015 COUNTY HEALTH STATUS PROFILES 2015

More information

Adoptions in California

Adoptions in California Adoptions in California AGENCY, INDEPENDENT, AND INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTION PROGRAMS Annual Statistical Report July 1, 2000 - June 30, 2001 January 2003 Data Systems and Survey Design Bureau Research and Development

More information

California Recreational Boating Accident Statistics

California Recreational Boating Accident Statistics 0 California Recreational Boating Accident Statistics State of California The Natural Resources Agency California Department of Boating and Waterways Edmund G. Brown Jr., Governor State of California John

More information

fact sheet County Programs for the Medically Indigent in California Introduction Two Types of County Programs CMSP Counties

fact sheet County Programs for the Medically Indigent in California Introduction Two Types of County Programs CMSP Counties County Programs for the Medically Indigent in California C A LIFORNIA HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION Introduction California s counties, by law, are the health care providers of last resort for residents age 18

More information

2012 Rankings California

2012 Rankings California 2012 Rankings California Introduction Where we live matters to our health. The health of a community depends on many different factors, including the environment, education and jobs, access to and quality

More information

Registered Dental Assistants (RDA)

Registered Dental Assistants (RDA) Registered Dental Assistants (RDAs) are licensed and regulated by the Department of Consumer Affairs, Dental Board of California (DBC). RDAs, under the general supervision of a dentist, perform basic supportive

More information

Disability Rights California

Disability Rights California Disability Rights California California s protection and advocacy system BAY AREA REGIONAL OFFICE 1330 Broadway, Suite 500 Oakland, CA 94612 Tel: (510) 267-1200 TTY: (800) 719-5798 Toll Free: (800) 776-5746

More information

Kamala D. Harris Attorney General California Department of Justice

Kamala D. Harris Attorney General California Department of Justice Electronic Recording Delivery System Addendum to the following ERDS Handbooks: Baseline Requirements and Technology Standards System Certification Vendor of ERDS Software Certification Kamala D. Harris

More information

California Directors of Public Health Nursing Strategic Plan. Last updated: 3/4/2015

California Directors of Public Health Nursing Strategic Plan. Last updated: 3/4/2015 California Directors of Public Health Nursing Strategic Plan 2014 2016 Last updated: 3/4/2015 Last Updated: 3/4/2015 Page 2 of 22 Table of Contents Letter from the 2014 2015 DPHN Executive Committee...

More information

Request for Proposal for EBT Services

Request for Proposal for EBT Services Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Project Request for Proposal for EBT Services Appendix J, Bidders Library Contents and Links OSI EBT RFP #XXXXX 2015 California Health and Human Services Agency

More information

UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION

UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION JAMES L. LOPES (No. ) JEFFREY L. SCHAFFER (No. 10) JANET A. NEXON (No. ) HOWARD, RICE, NEMEROVSKI, CANADY, FALK & RABKIN A Professional Corporation Three Embarcadero Center, th Floor San Francisco, California

More information

Conservation Motivations and Behavior During California s Energy Crisis

Conservation Motivations and Behavior During California s Energy Crisis Conservation Motivations and Behavior During California s Energy Crisis Christina Jennings, Pacific Gas and Electric Company Susan McNicoll, Pacific Gas and Electric Company Patricia Lawrence, Pacific

More information

Copyright Prop 65 News. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright Prop 65 News. All Rights Reserved. A TTOR NEYS June 16, 2014 The Kroger Co. do CSC Lawyers Incorporating Service 2710 Gateway Oaks Dr., Ste 150N Sacramento, CA 95833 Re: NOTICE OF VIOLATION AGAINST THE KROGER CO., OF CALIFORNIA HEALTH &

More information

Lawn Watering Guide for California

Lawn Watering Guide for California PUBLICATION 8044 Lawn Watering Guide for California UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA Agriculture and Natural Resources http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu Janet Hartin is UC Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor in Environmental

More information

Copyright Prop 65 News. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright Prop 65 News. All Rights Reserved. A TTOR NEYS September 17, 2014 Ralphs Grocery Company do CSC-Lawyers Incorporating Service 2710 Gateway Oaks Dr., Ste 150N Sacramento, CA 95833 Re: NOTICE OF VIOLATION AGAINST RALPHS GROCERY COMPANY, OF

More information

GENERAL PREVAILING WAGE RATES

GENERAL PREVAILING WAGE RATES GENERAL PREVAILING WAGE RATES In accordance with provisions of Section 1773 of the Labor Code, the State Agency awarding this contract has ascertained that the general prevailing rate of wages applicable

More information

2006/07 2011/12 The Center for the Future of Teaching and Learning at WestEd Research conducted by SRI International

2006/07 2011/12 The Center for the Future of Teaching and Learning at WestEd Research conducted by SRI International Teacher Retirement Trends in California: 2006/07 2011/12 The Center for the Future of Teaching and Learning at WestEd Research conducted by SRI International This policy brief was developed under the auspices

More information

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES CALFRESH BRANCH

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES CALFRESH BRANCH CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES CALFRESH BRANCH July 1, 2011 June 30, 2012 Prepared by: Data Systems and Survey Design Bureau Administration Division August 2013 Annual Report of County Operations

More information

Health Insurance Companies and Plan Rates for 2015. Keeping the Individual Market in California Affordable. July 31, 2014

Health Insurance Companies and Plan Rates for 2015. Keeping the Individual Market in California Affordable. July 31, 2014 Health Insurance Companies and Plan Rates for 2015 Keeping the Individual Market in California Affordable July 31, 2014 Updated Oct. 4, 2014 About Covered California TM Covered California is the state

More information

Adoptions in California

Adoptions in California Adoptions in California AGENCY, INDEPENDENT, AND INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTION PROGRAMS Annual Statistical Report July 1, 1998 - June 30, 1999 February 2001 R DD Research and Development Division Data Systems

More information

HBD 110: Supplemental Information

HBD 110: Supplemental Information California Public Employees Retirement System Office of Public Affairs P.O. Box 942701 Sacramento, California 94229-2701 888 CalPERS (or 888-225-7377) www.calpers.ca.gov HBD 110: Supplemental Information

More information

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HUD 04/13/2016 STATE:CALIFORNIA ADJUSTED HOME INCOME LIMITS Bakersfield, CA MSA

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HUD 04/13/2016 STATE:CALIFORNIA ADJUSTED HOME INCOME LIMITS Bakersfield, CA MSA Bakersfield, CA MSA Chico, CA MSA El Centro, CA MSA Fresno, CA MSA Hanford-Corcoran, CA MSA Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA HUD Met 30% LIMITS 18250 20850 23450 26050 28150 30250 32350 34400 VERY LOW

More information

Research Brief. Striking Out: California s Three Strikes And You re Out Law Has Not Reduced Violent Crime. A 2011 Update.

Research Brief. Striking Out: California s Three Strikes And You re Out Law Has Not Reduced Violent Crime. A 2011 Update. CENTER ON JUVENILE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE Research Brief APRIL 2011 www.cjcj.org Striking Out: California s Three Strikes And You re Out Law Has Not Reduced Violent Crime. A 2011 Update. by Mike Males, Ph.D

More information

2015 Health Benefit Summary. Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan

2015 Health Benefit Summary. Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan 2015 Health Benefit Summary Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan About CalPERS About This Publication CalPERS is the largest purchaser of public employee health benefits in California,

More information

canhr Long Term Care Justice and Advocacy

canhr Long Term Care Justice and Advocacy canhr Long Term Care Justice and Advocacy Elder Financial Abuse Restitution Guide How To Get Your Money Back Every year, hundreds of thousands of seniors become victims of financial abuse. Their losses

More information

Health Plans & Rates for 2014:

Health Plans & Rates for 2014: Health Plans & Rates for 2014: Making the Individual Market in California Affordable May 23, 2013 About Covered California California was the first state to create a health benefit exchange following the

More information

Policy Brief June 2012

Policy Brief June 2012 California Foreclosures: New Data Support Policy Reforms to Encourage Effective Loan Modifications and Prevent Avoidable Foreclosures Policy Brief June 2012 Although the national foreclosure crisis is

More information

2016 Health Benefit Summary. Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan

2016 Health Benefit Summary. Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan 2016 Health Benefit Summary Helping you make an informed choice about your health plan About CalPERS About This Publication CalPERS is the largest purchaser of public The 2016 Health Benefit Summary provides

More information

February 2000 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

February 2000 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY California Department of Social Services Client Sanctions Under the CalWORKs Program FINAL REPORT February 2000 PURPOSE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Senate Bill (SB) 160, Chapter 50, Statutes of 1999, mandates that

More information

Monthly Premium Rate Guide

Monthly Premium Rate Guide Commercial Individual & Family Plans California Monthly Premium Rate Guide Health coverage made easy Effective January 1, 2016 Andre Hamil We offer education to help members make healthy choices. We are

More information

Applying for Medi-Cal & Other Insurance Affordability Programs

Applying for Medi-Cal & Other Insurance Affordability Programs California s Protection & Advocacy System Toll-Free (800) 776-5746 Applying for Medi-Cal & Other Insurance Affordability Programs March 2014, Pub #5550.01 Medi-Cal is a health insurance program for people

More information

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY. demonstrate solid results for Californians. California s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program (CLCA) continues to

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY. demonstrate solid results for Californians. California s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program (CLCA) continues to TABLE OF CONTENTS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 3 THE PROGRAM.4 FUNDING FOR PROGRAM OUTREACH......5 THE RATES..6 2013 CONSUMER EDUCATION AND OUTREACH CAMPAIGN. 8 DETERMINATION OF SUCCESS...13 STATUTORY REVISIONS..14

More information

california Health Care Almanac

california Health Care Almanac california Health Care Almanac : Big Business, Little Data June 2013 Introduction As medical care continues to shift from inpatient to outpatient settings, many Californians are using freestanding ambulatory

More information

COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP. California Department of Health Care Services. June 2015

COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP. California Department of Health Care Services. June 2015 California Department of Health Care Services Improved Monitoring of Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Plans Is Necessary to Better Ensure Access to Care Report 2014-134 COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP The

More information

Section 7: Resources

Section 7: Resources Section 7: Resources Resources Revised 04/09 Page 66 Birth Records Self-Help Kit List of Resources Resources are documents that provide information, instructions, or samples that will help you complete

More information

1. APPLICANT BUSINESS INFORMATION - TYPE OR PRINT CLEARLY IN INK.

1. APPLICANT BUSINESS INFORMATION - TYPE OR PRINT CLEARLY IN INK. State of California Department of General Services Procurement Division Small Business & DVBE Certification Application 812 (Rev. 12/2012) FOR STATE USE ONLY SUPPLIER # CERT DEN FROM TO Office of Small

More information

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA DUI MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA DUI MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM 2013 ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA IN ACCORDANCE WITH ASSEMBLY BILL 757 CHAPTER 450, 1989 LEGISLATIVE SESSION

More information

BANK OF THE WEST SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH SURVEY

BANK OF THE WEST SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH SURVEY PREPARED BY BANK OF THE WEST SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH SURVEY SEPTEMBER 2015 TABLE OF CONTENTS Background and Objectives Methodology Executive Summary Detailed Findings Growth Index Profitability, Revenue,

More information

CSU Local Admission and Service Areas

CSU Local Admission and Service Areas CSU Local Admission and Service Areas CSU Local Admission Areas Service Areas Campus First-Time Freshman Upper-Division Transfer Outreach, Recruitment, EAP Bakersfield State of California State of California

More information

Overview Covered California and IFP Portfolios for 2015

Overview Covered California and IFP Portfolios for 2015 Overview Covered California and IFP Portfolios for 2015 Karen Boyd Health Net Presentation for IFP Brokers Presentation by Health Net of California, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net)

More information

CALIFORNIA S NURSING LABOR FORCE: DEMAND, SUPPLY, AND SHORTAGES

CALIFORNIA S NURSING LABOR FORCE: DEMAND, SUPPLY, AND SHORTAGES CALIFORNIA S NURSING LABOR FORCE: DEMAND, SUPPLY, AND SHORTAGES Appendix A: Regional Summary of California s Nursing Labor Markets Joanne Spetz, Ph.D. Wendy Dyer, M.S. Laurie Hailer, M.A. 2007 1 Appendix

More information

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA DUI MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA DUI MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM STATE OF CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES 2001 ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CALIFORNIA DUI MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM ANNUAL REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA IN ACCORD WITH ASSEMBLY

More information

Serious Injury Among Older Californians

Serious Injury Among Older Californians Serious Injury Among Older Californians Epidemiology and Prevention for Injury Control (EPIC) Branch California Department of Health Services Gray Davis, Governor State of California Grantland Johnson,

More information

Access to oral health care for lowincome

Access to oral health care for lowincome Health Policy Brief September 2015 Better Together: Co-Location of Dental and Primary Care Provides Opportunities to Improve Oral Health Nadereh Pourat, Ana E. Martinez, James J. Crall SUMMARY: Community

More information

November 4, 2014. San Antonio Winery, Inc. do Santo Riboli 737 Lamar St. Los Angeles, CA 90031

November 4, 2014. San Antonio Winery, Inc. do Santo Riboli 737 Lamar St. Los Angeles, CA 90031 CuSTO~o?. rjupe November 4, 2014 San Antonio Winery, Inc. do Santo Riboli 737 Lamar St. Los Angeles, CA 90031 Re: NOTICE OF VIOLATION AGAINST SAN ANTONIO WINERY, INC., OF CALIFORNIA HEALTH & SAFETY CODE

More information

JUVENILE JUSTICE DATA PROJECT

JUVENILE JUSTICE DATA PROJECT JUVENILE JUSTICE DATA PROJECT A Partnership to Improve State and Local Outcomes SUMMARY REPORT Phase I: Survey of Interventions and Programs ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The following taskforce members contributed

More information

ADVANCE NOTICE FOR INDIVIDUALS SUBJECT TO TEMPORARY LPS CONSERVATORSHIP DENIAL OF STATUTORY & CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS

ADVANCE NOTICE FOR INDIVIDUALS SUBJECT TO TEMPORARY LPS CONSERVATORSHIP DENIAL OF STATUTORY & CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS ADVANCE NOTICE FOR INDIVIDUALS SUBJECT TO TEMPORARY LPS CONSERVATORSHIP DENIAL OF STATUTORY & CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS Michael Stortz, Esq. Disability Rights California San Diego Regional Office 1111 Sixth

More information

Multimedia Permit & Compliance Assistance

Multimedia Permit & Compliance Assistance BUSINESS ASSISTANCE RESOURCE GUIDE FOR CALIFORNIA ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Air Hazardous Waste Pesticides Solid Waste Water Business Assistance QUICK REFERENCE TIPS This quick reference focuses on governmental

More information

ALL GROUP HOME PROVIDERS CALIFORNIA STATE FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATION ALL REGIONAL MANAGERS, CCL

ALL GROUP HOME PROVIDERS CALIFORNIA STATE FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATION ALL REGIONAL MANAGERS, CCL STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES 744 P Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 GRAY DAVIS, Governor September 11, 2002 REASON FOR THIS TRANSMITTAL ALL-COUNTY INFORMATION

More information

October 14, 2014. Mr. Dean Mades Vice President & General Counsel Proximo Spirits, Inc. 333 Washington St., 4th Floor Jersey City, New Jersey 07302

October 14, 2014. Mr. Dean Mades Vice President & General Counsel Proximo Spirits, Inc. 333 Washington St., 4th Floor Jersey City, New Jersey 07302 Vineet Dubey, Esq. d u bey@cd-lawyers.com CUSTOCHO 3 DU[3E~ October 14, 2014 Mr. Dean Mades Vice President & General Counsel Proximo Spirits, Inc. 333 Washington St., 4th Floor Jersey City, New Jersey

More information

COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP. California Department of Health Care Services. August 2015

COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP. California Department of Health Care Services. August 2015 California Department of Health Care Services It Should Improve Its Administration and Oversight of School Based Medi Cal Programs Report 2014 130 COMMITMENT INTEGRITY LEADERSHIP The first five copies

More information

CALIFORNIA COUNTY, CITY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT ELECTION OUTCOMES

CALIFORNIA COUNTY, CITY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT ELECTION OUTCOMES CALIFORNIA COUNTY, CITY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT ELECTION OUTCOMES 2013 ELECTIONS City Offices and Ballot Institute for Social Research Center For California Studies California State University, Sacramento

More information

Disaster Loss How to Claim a State Tax Deduction

Disaster Loss How to Claim a State Tax Deduction State of California Franchise Tax Board FIRE FLOOD EARTHQUAKE ftb.ca.gov Disaster Loss How to Claim a State Tax Deduction FTB Pub. 1034 Taxpayers affected by any of the disasters listed below should write

More information