Find information and resources about health care facilities in Massachusetts.
For health care facilities applying for state licensure as well as Medicare and/or Medicaid certification.
See the requirements, regulations, and Massachusetts General Laws for health care facility licensure.
Report suspected abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of patient or resident property.
Instructions for health care facilities to sign up for electronic transmission of correspondence (ListServ) from DPH.
Information about reducing and preventing healthcare-associated infections
The Nurse Aide Registry Program reviews training and competency evaluation programs, oversees the Massachusetts state competency evaluation, and maintains a registry of nurse aides.
Information for temporary nursing service agencies to register with the Department of Public Health.
For providers and administrators of nursing home care in Massachusetts.
Find information and resources about nursing home care in Massachusetts.
For institutions that conduct, or are looking to conduct, human embryonic stem cell research.
Learn more about what sepsis is, how to treat it, and explore more resources from the CDC.