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'''Licenses the manufacturer of artificial limbs (prosthetics):'''<br>
'''Licenses the manufacturer of artificial limbs (prosthetics):'''<br>
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'''<font color="#4AA02C">Department of Health Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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Food and Drug Branch<br>  
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'''Food and Drug Branch'''<br>  
1500 Capitol Avenue, MS 7602<br>  
1500 Capitol Avenue, MS 7602<br>  
Sacramento, CA 95814<br>  
Sacramento, CA 95814<br>  
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'''Certifies individuals who make artificial limbs for consumers:'''<br>
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'''American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics'''<br>  
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'''<font color="#4AA02C">American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite #210<br>  
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite #210<br>  
Alexandria, VA 22314<br>  
Alexandria, VA 22314<br>  
(703) 836-7114<br>  
(703) 836-7114<br>  
(703) 836-0838 Fax<br>
(703) 836-0838 Fax<br>
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'''Warranties:'''<br>  
'''Warranties:'''<br>  
The Song-Beverly Act covers assistive devices for at least 30 days.<br>  
The Song-Beverly Act covers assistive devices for at least 30 days.<br>  
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Latest revision as of 16:44, 22 March 2011

735-Other State Agencies

PROSTHETIC DEVICES (ARTIFICIAL LIMBS, ETC.)

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Manufacturers of prosthetic devices require licensure by the California Department of Health Services. Individuals employed by manufacturers to construct prosthetic devices require certification by the American Board of Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics.



Licenses the manufacturer of artificial limbs (prosthetics):

Department of Health Services
Food and Drug Branch
1500 Capitol Avenue, MS 7602
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 322-2632
(916) 650-6650 Fax
www.dhs.ca.gov


Certifies individuals who make artificial limbs for consumers:

American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite #210
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 836-7114
(703) 836-0838 Fax
www.abcop.org


Warranties:
The Song-Beverly Act covers assistive devices for at least 30 days.



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