Kern County

Welcome to the Kern County Chapter of CAHF.  

This chapter serves long-term care providers in Bakersfield, Shafter, Delano and surrounding communities.

2017 Officers

PRESIDENT
Erika Castile
Brookdale Riverwalk
Continuing Care Retirement Community
Bakersfield
(661) 979-1876

VICE PRESIDENT
JoAnn Figueroa
Brookdale Riverwalk
Continuing Care Retirement Community
Bakersfield
(661) 587-0221

SECRETARY
Doug Rice
Parkview Julian
Bakersfield
(661) 831-2439


TREASURER
Raj Desai
Kingston Healthcare Center LLC
Bakersfield
(661) 327-7107

NURSE COUNCIL CHAIR
Imelda Rama
Brookdale Riverwalk
Continuing Care Retirement Community
Bakersfield
(661) 587-0221

EDUCATION COORDINATOR
Cody Rasmussen
Life House
Bakersfield
(661) 327-7687

MEMBER AT LARGE
Adriana Ledford

Ridgcrest Regional Hospital
(760) 446-3551



Upcoming Events

Join us at our August meeting for a continental breakfast and earn two CEs...

Topic:
“The Value of Medication Reconciliation and the Role of the Pharmacist”

Speaker:
Dr. Neal S. Howard

When:
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Time:
9:00AM

Where:
Brookdale Riverwalk - Bell Tower A, Ambassador Lounge, Third Floor.


...and for September:

Topic: "Implementing New Revised Regulations Related to Dining Services: Roles of RD and CDM”

Speaker:
Linda Handy, MS, RD; Consultant, Retired Surveyor/Trainer, CA Dept. Public Health
 
When: Thursday, September 21, 2017 

Time:  9AM – 11Am.

Where: Brookdale Riverwalk -  Building A, Ambassador Room

Please RSVP via email: ecastile@brookdale.com


Regular Meeting Schedule/Location

Kern County Chapter meetings are every third Thursday of the month at Brookdale Riverwalk., Bell Tower A, 350 Calloway Drive in Bakersfield.

Call Erika Castile at 661 587-0221 for details.

Note: Due to CAHF's Summer Conference, our July meeting will be cancelled. We will resume our monthly schedule in August.