CDPH Issues AFL on Regulatory Enforcement of specified Skilled Nursing Facility Requirements

March 1, 2021

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued all facilities letter (AFL) 20-32.2,  which provides updated information regarding regulatory enforcement of specified skilled nursing facility (SNF) requirements during the current public health emergency.  Specifically,  the AFL extends the existing waiver for change of service,  space use, increase in capacity until June 1, 2021,  and rescinds all temporary COVID-19 staffing waivers, effective March 1, 2021.