The ACHD Certified Healthcare District Program promotes good governance for Healthcare Districts by creating a core set of accountability and transparency standards. This core set of ACHD standards is known as Best Practices in Governance and Districts that demonstrate compliance are designated by ACHD as a Certified Healthcare District for a period of three years*.
The Certified Healthcare District Program is now available to all Healthcare Districts, including those that are not Members of ACHD**. Additionally, the Certification process is now a simple fillable and savable form on our website! ACHD’s Certification Submission Page is an easy form to complete with all required certification fields, and allows users to save their form and return at any time continue working on Certification.
Ready to Start Your District's Certification Application?
Submit Certification Application
Access to Important Information:
Example Certified Healthcare District Library
Current Certified Healthcare Districts
To access a list of current Certified Healthcare Districts, click here.
Contact ACHD with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or (916) 266-5200.
*Please note that ACHD Healthcare District Certification does not ensure compliance with all state and federal laws.
**ACHD Healthcare District Certification is available to Non-Members for a fee of $2,000. Please reach out to ACHD for more information. Non-Member Certified Healthcare Districts are not eligible for ACHD educational event discounts.