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CAHF'S 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.


HONORS FOR CAHF MEMBER PEPPERMINT RIDGE
June 18, CAHF Developmental Services

The non-profit, in operation for 60 years in support of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, was simultaneously honored by a pair of state lawmakers. 


RIGHT TO DIE LAW RE-INSTATED

June 18, Associated Press
A law to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives has been reinstated, at least for now

QUALITY GROUP URGES CMS TO RECONSIDER DROPPING SAFETY MEASURES
June 15, McKnight's
A widely-known arbiter of quality in acute care circles is opposing a proposal by the CMS to cut safety measures from two quality reporting programs.

ALEXA, WHEN’S THERAPY? SNF OPERATOR PILOTS VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS
June 14, Skilled Nursing News
A skilled nursing provider says it’s seeing success with its fleet of Amazon Echo devices — both for residents and employees.

AHCA PUNCHES BACK ON SNF OVERSIGHT
June 13, Provider
In a letter to the heads of the HHS and CMS, AHCA corrected assumptions made by a group of state attorneys general (AG) about enforcement changes CMS has made related to skilled nursing centers.

INFECTION FIGHTERS: FDA, APIC ON FIGHT AGAINST DRUG RESISTANCE
June 12, McKnight's
The FDA has released draft guidelines to it easier to develop new antibiotics and antifungal drugs, one facet of a multi-pronged approach to limiting antimicrobial infections in long-term care settings.

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QCHF Learning Center
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About Us

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.

Contact

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

Phone: 916.441.6400
Fax: 916.441.6441