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Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF) Orientation Training

Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF) are health facilities licensed by the Licensing and Certification Division of the California Department of Public Health to provide 24-hour-per-day services. The four types of ICFs providing services for Californians with developmental disabilities in the community are describe on the DDS Web site at

Learn more about the ICF-DDH and ICF-DDN eight-hour orientation training requirement and training consultants who offer it at