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California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

The California Department of Public Health is dedicated to optimizing the health and well-being of the people in California.

General Information: 916-558-1784
Hearing Impaired: 800-735-2929

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Frequently Asked Questions

Please view our page on changing the parentage/paternity on your child’s birth certificate.
Informational pamphlets and copies of all our applications for certified copies of birth, death, marriage, or divorce certificates can be downloaded online.
A certified copy can be used to establish the identity of the person named on the certificate, whereas a certified informational copy CANNOT be used to establish identity. Persons who are not eligible to receive a certified copy can receive a certified informational copy. Both types of documents are certified copies of the original document on file with our office. Depending on the exact year of event, some Certified Informational Copies will have signatures and Social Security numbers removed.  For more information, please refer to the application of the vital record you are seeking, or view our page, Authorized Copy vs. Informational Copy.

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Licensing and Certification Division

Jul 20, 2016 ... Health care facilities in California are licensed, regulated, inspected, and/or ... levels, including the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) ... Recommendations to the California State Auditor Bureau of State Audit ... http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/LnC/Pages/lnc.aspx

Contact Us

Apr 12, 2016 ... Welcome to the State of California ... If you need to speak with the CDPH duty officer related to a public health emergency, which poses an immediate health risk, please call (916) ... California Local Health Departments. https://www.cdph.ca.gov/services/contact/Pages/default.aspx

Aide / Technician

California Health and Human Services Agency · Department of Health Care ... Certified Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide/Hemodialysis Technician Forms ... https://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/occupations/Pages/AidesAndTechs.aspx

Certificates & Licenses

Jun 26, 2014 ... Welcome to the State of California ... California Health and Human Services Agency · Department of Health Care ... Health Care Facilities. https://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/Pages/default.aspx

California Department of Public Health Programs

Aug 17, 2016 ... California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Programs. "Programs" provides links to CDPH programs from both organizational and A-Z ... https://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/Pages/default.aspx

Job Opportunities

Apr 7, 2015 ... There are many exciting career opportunities available in the California Department of Public Health. If you are looking for new challenges and ... https://www.cdph.ca.gov/services/jobs/Pages/default.aspx

Publications & Forms

Apr 22, 2016 ... California Health and Human Services Agency · Department of Health Care Services (includes ... A-Z Index of CDPH Publications and Reports ... https://www.cdph.ca.gov/pubsforms/Pages/default.aspx