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THE CAHF STAFF RATIO TOOLKIT: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Learn more about the 3.5/2.4 staffing ratios and the waivers addressing them with CAHF's Staff Ratio Toolkit.


HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE OPEN TO NURSING HOME PROVIDERS' SUGGESTIONS FOR CUTTING 'ADMINISTRATIVE BURDENS'
May 24, McKnight's
Long-term care professionals took full advantage of an invitation to tell House leaders how they could cut Medicare red tape and improve care.

EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT SKILLED NURSING HIRING IS WRONG
May 23, Skilled Nursing News
Hiring and retaining talented skilled nursing employees is among the biggest challenges for operators, especially for key frontline nursing positions.

SUPREME COURT BACKS EMPLOYERS, ARBITRATION OVER CLASS-ACTION CLAIMS

May 22, McKnight's
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that private-sector companies may force employees to individually arbitrate alleged violations of federal labor law.

CASE REPORTS BETTER IN PREVENTING FALLS THAN CHARTING, STUDY SAYS
May 21, Provider
Clinical vignettes completed by the staff of skilled nursing facilities are better at preventing repeat falls than the traditional chart abstraction process measures. 

THERE ARE MORE MILLENNIAL CAREGIVERS THAN YOU THINK: THIS IS WHAT THEY ARE LIKE
May 18, Forbes
When we think about family caregivers, we usually picture spouses or 50-something adult children. But about a third of Americans help care for an older loved one by age 40.

SENIOR CARE WORKFORCE ALMOST 90% FEMALE, BUT DEMOGRAPHICS ARE CHANGING
May 16, Skilled Nursing News
Women account for the vast majority of health care workers in the senior living space — though the proportion of young male workers is on the rise.

POLL: YOUNG ADULTS FEEL STRESS OF LONG-TERM CARE
May 15, The Sacramento Bee
Most young adults don't give much thought to their own needs as they get older, but many are already providing long-term care for older loved ones,

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Founded in 1950, the California Association of Health Facilities is a non-profit trade association representing skilled-nursing facilities and intermediate-care facilities for people with intellectual disabilities. It is dedicated to providing quality care for the frail, elderly, intellectually disabled and those with chronic mental illness. CAHF is the largest provider of continuing education for long-term care providers in California. Serving 370,000 individuals each year, skilled nursing providers are directly responsible for more than 140,000 jobs and $5.6 billion in wages and benefits to long-term care employees.

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California Association of Health Facilities
2201 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95816-4922
member.services@cahf.org

Phone: 916.441.6400
Fax: 916.441.6441