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Consumer Information

The California Association of Health Facilities (CAHF) and its members are dedicated to improving the quality of long-term health care in California through educational programs and proactive advocacy with the Legislature and administrative agencies.

Use the navigation bar on the right-hand side of this page to access useful information, tools and resources related to long-term care.

News & Updates

GUIDE TO LONG-TERM CARE HOUSING OPTIONS                                             
There are significant differences in services and government oversight between skilled nursing facilities and assisted living settings. Understand your options

HOW TO PICK A FACILITY
Checklist: What to look for, what questions to ask, and what to expect. Read more

GUIDE TO LONG-TERM CARE                                                
A guide to understanding the definitions and basic facts

about all aspects of long term care.  Guide

QUALITY REPORT 
The California Association of Health Facilities publishes an annual Quality Update to provide an overview of quality improvement efforts in California's long-term care facilities.



GIFT IDEAS FOR SKILLED-NURSING RESIDENTS                              
If you are unable to give the gift of time to a loved one,
consider these gift ideas and be sure to consult caregivers
for assistance in choosing the most appropriate gift.



SCAN FOUNDATION RELEASES REPORT
The SCAN Foundation, an independent not-for-profit charitable foundation – with a mission focused exclusively on long-term care – issued a new report in Jan. 2012 entitled Nursing Facilities in California highlighting improvements in the delivery of long-term care services. Read how California nursing facilities scored better than the national average in staffing, turnover and number of deficiencies.







In This Section

Find a Facility
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Guide to Long-Term Care
Basic information about long-term care


How to Select a Facility
Tips and information


Medi-Cal & LTC
State funding


Medicare & LTC
Federal funding


Medicare Part D Primer
Brochure (PDF)


Resident Rights
Know your rights


Psychoactive Drugs
Understanding their use
in long-term care


Facts & Statistics
Data and reports


State Licensing
District offices





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