Health and Healthcare
Guide to Laws about Health and Healthcare in San Francisco
Most laws about health and healthcare are made at the state and federal level. Be sure to see our Guide to Health and Healthcare in California and our Guide to Health and Healthcare in the U.S.
What is this “S.F. Mandates” or “Healthy SF” charge on my restaurant bill?
See our Guide to Laws for Restaurant Customers.
Are all businesses in San Francisco required to provide healthcare to their employees?
No. The new Health Care Security Ordinance (HCSO) passed by voters in 2008 requires larger businesses to provide “health care expenditures” for employees. Companies with fewer than 20 employees are exempt from this requirement.
Laws for Restaurant Customers
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