CHA News

Size of Budget Deficit Remains Uncertain

Earlier this week, the governor released his January budget proposal for 2023-24, marking the opening of this year’s state budget process. The budget proposes revised spending of $240 billion in 2022-23 and $224 billion in spending for 2023-24 (the fiscal year beginning in July 2023).  

CHA Responds to CDPH Request on Observation Standards

On behalf of its members, CHA has submitted a letter to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in response to a request for stakeholder input on the development of regulations for general acute care hospital (GACH) observation services.   In the letter, CHA requests that CDPH clearly distinguish between observation services, which are routinely provided […]