Press Release

“Game changer” Falkbuilt receives HCAI preapproval

Falkbuilt Factory Direct Branches across California are pleased to announce Digital Component Construction has received Health Care Access and Information (HCAI) Preapproval of Manufacturer’s Certification (OPM).

HCAI, formerly known as OSHPD (Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development) has granted  preapproval certification for Falkbuilt’s digital components for seismic design of supports and attachments for nonstructural components, seismic bracing of distribution systems, and interior partition walls and suspended ceilings seismic bracing.

Falkbuilt is a game changer,” says Kellie Reed, Tangram Healthcare Practice Leader.  “Digital Component Construction with HCAI approvals coupled with Echo software makes for the perfect client experience from start to finish.

HCAI is “the leader in collecting data and disseminating information about California's healthcare infrastructure” and monitors construction, renovation and seismic safety of hospitals and skilled nursing facilities.

The HCAI Preapproval of Manufacturer’s Certification (OPM) is a voluntary program for review and preapproval of seismic design of supports and attachments for nonstructural components used in health facilities construction across the state of California.