KIDDE TRUSENSE SMOKE & COMBINATION SMOKE/CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS RECALL

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-15-CCLD August 13, 2021 PIN 21-15-CCLD TO: ALL COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING LICENSEES AND PROVIDERS Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: KIDDE TRUSENSE SMOKE & COMBINATION SMOKE/CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS RECALL Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-15-CCLD informs all providers and licensees of the recent recall of the Kidde TruSense Smoke and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms.

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INFORMATIONAL CALL REGARDING CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) INFECTION PREVENTION: UPDATED GUIDANCE FOR RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-37-ASC August 12, 2021 PIN 21-37-ASC TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR PROGRAM LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: INFORMATIONAL CALL REGARDING CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) INFECTION PREVENTION: UPDATED GUIDANCE FOR RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-37-ASC announces an upcoming informational call with Adult and Senior Care (ASC) licensees and their staff on August 18, 2021 to provide information on the Delta variant of COVID-19 and review new infection control guidance.

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UPDATED FACILITY STAFF TESTING AND MASKING GUIDANCE FOR CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19)

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-32.1-ASC August 11, 2021 PIN 21-32.1-ASC(Supersedes PIN 21-32-ASC) TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR CARE PROGRAM RESIDENTIAL LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: UPDATED FACILITY STAFF TESTING AND MASKING GUIDANCE FOR CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-32.1-ASC supersedes PIN 21-32-ASC, dated July 27, 2021.

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PREPARING FOR AND RESPONDING TO LONG-TERM DROUGHT CONDITIONS

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-13-CCLD August 11, 2021 PIN 21-13-CCLD TO: ALL COMMUNITY CARE LICENSED PROVIDERS Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: PREPARING FOR AND RESPONDING TO LONG-TERM DROUGHT CONDITIONS Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-13-CCLD informs providers about the need to prepare for and respond to longterm drought conditions and how to receive drought-related assistance from CCLD.

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NOTIFYING LICENSEES USING THE EVERBRIDGE EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-14-CCLD August 10, 2021 PIN 21-14-CCLD TO: ALL COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING FACILITY LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: NOTIFYING LICENSEES USING THE EVERBRIDGE EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-14-CCLD provides information on the Everbridge Emergency Notification System and how it will continue to be used to notify licensees in advance of, or during, natural disasters such as wildfires and Public Safety Power Shutoffs.

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UPDATE REGARDING RESUMPTION OF ANNUAL INSPECTIONS USING THE COMPLIANCE AND REGULATORY ENFORCEMENT (CARE) TOOLS

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-35-ASC July 30, 2021 PIN 21-35-ASC (Delayed Implementation of PIN 21-31-ASC) TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR CARE PROGRAM LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: UPDATE REGARDING RESUMPTION OF ANNUAL INSPECTIONS USING THE COMPLIANCE AND REGULATORY ENFORCEMENT (CARE) TOOLS Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-35-ASC delays implementation of PIN 21-31-ASC, dated July 21, 2021, and announces a temporary delay in the resumption of inspections using the Community Care Licensing Division’s (CCLD) full inspection tools, known as the CARE Tools, which were scheduled to resume on August 1, 2021.

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ADULT DAY PROGRAM INFECTION CONTROL GUIDANCE

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-33-ASC July 27, 2021 PIN 21-33-ASC (Supersedes PIN 20-33-ASC and PIN 21-21-ASC) TO: ALL ADULT DAY PROGRAM PROVIDERS Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINES Deputy Director Community Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: ADULT DAY PROGRAM INFECTION CONTROL GUIDANCE Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-33-ASC provides updated guidance on infection control specific to Adult Day Programs (ADPs) and addresses topics most frequently addressed by providers related to the prevention, mitigation, and containment of COVID-19.

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UPDATED FACILITY STAFF TESTING AND MASKING GUIDANCE FOR CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19)

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-32-ASC July 27, 2021 PIN 21-32-ASC (Supersedes PIN 21-28-ASC) TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR CARE PROGRAM RESIDENTIAL LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: UPDATED FACILITY STAFF TESTING AND MASKING GUIDANCE FOR CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary Effective August 9, 2021, PIN 21-32-ASC supersedes PIN 21-28-ASC, dated June 7, 2021, regarding routine diagnostic screening testing guidance for facility staff in Adult and Senior Care (ASC) residential facilities.

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THE GOVERNOR’S PROCLAMATION OF A STATE OF EMERGENCY DUE TO THE DIXIE, FLY, AND TAMARACK FIRES IN PLUMAS, BUTTE, LASSEN AND ALPINE COUNTIES.

California Department of Social Services PIN 21-12-CCLD July 23, 2021 PIN 21-12-CCLD TO: ALL COMMUNITY CARE PROVIDERS Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: THE GOVERNOR’S PROCLAMATION OF A STATE OF EMERGENCY DUE TO THE DIXIE, FLY, AND TAMARACK FIRES IN PLUMAS, BUTTE, LASSEN AND ALPINE COUNTIES. Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-12-CCLD provides notification of the Governor’s 2021 Proclamation of a State of Emergency regarding Community Care Licensing Division (CCLD) facilities and homes impacted by the Dixie, Fly, and Tamarack fires in Plumas, Butte, Lassen, and Alpine Counties; and the opportunity for related waivers of certain licensing requirements.

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ANNUAL INSPECTIONS UTILIZING THE INFECTION CONTROL
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California Department of Social Services PIN 21-25-ASC May 3, 2021 PIN 21-25-ASC TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR CARE PROGRAM LICENSEES Original signed by Kevin Gaines FROM: KEVIN GAINESDeputy DirectorCommunity Care Licensing Division SUBJECT: ANNUAL INSPECTIONS UTILIZING THE INFECTION CONTROL DOMAIN Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary PIN 21-25-ASC announces the resumption of onsite inspections during the COVID-19 state of emergency pursuant to Governor Newsom’s Proclamation of a State of Emergency.

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