News Articles

9/27/21 McKnight's LTC News   
COVID Booster shot clinics to begin in facilities  

One of CAHF's 2021 Healthcare Heroes is highlighted 

 The Center Square 
Vaccinations or weekly COVID tests are now required for health care and state workers

3/16/21 ABC10
Vaccinated families reuniting with nursing home residents in Mariposa County

2/25/21 The New York Times
COVID-19 in nursing homes may be reaching turning point due to vaccines 

1/27/21 The Wall Street Journal
COVID vaccines mean an end to isolation at a retirement home

1/6/21 McKnight's LTC News
Two California nursing aides win new cars in company raffle

1/5/21 Fresno
Nursing home leaders get COVID-19 vaccination to encourage participation

12/27/20 Sacramento Bee
Vaccines begin to arrive at skilled nursing homes including Folsom Care Center 

12/14/20 Los Angeles Daily News
Southern California SNFs ready for their own coronavirus rollout 

10/12/20 McKnight's LTC News
CAHF member Cindy Dahl discusses wowing residents with food

10/7/20 McKnight's LTC News
Tuned lighting cuts night
time sleep disturbances in half: study 

8/14/20 McKnight's LTC News
Research shows personalized music reduces falls and need for medication

8/14/20 Skilled Nursing News
Increased SNF operating costs during COVID could cause them to shut down soon

7/24/20 Los Angeles Times
State has no COVID-19 testing requirement for surveyors who regularly visit nursing homes

7/8/20 Skilled Nursing News
Long-time CAHF member Phil Chase discusses supply chain problems and solutions

7/4/20 Visalia Times Delta
Vietnam veteran leaves nursing home after beating COVID

6/17/20 KSBY News
Local woman asks Gov. Newsom to allow essential family visits at nursing homes

5/15/20 Washington Post
A cruel virus invades nursing homes

05/13/20 McKnight's LTC News
Voters support increased funding for skilled nursing amid COVID

5/12/20 CalMatter
Prioritizing COVID testing for SNFs is essential to combat virus

5/12/20 Provider Magazine
Facility location may determine COVID outbreaks 

5/11/20 The New York Times
Heartfelt Mother's Day visits at nursing homes during the pandemic

5/08/20 Los Angeles Times Editorial
Testing and equipment needed in skilled nursing

5/06/20 Capitol Weekly
Prioritize skilled nursing during COVID-19 pandemic

2/22/20 Napa Valley Register 
State plans long-term care for Yountville Veterans Home

2/21/20 Provider Magazine
Geriatricians essential for skilled nursing centers

2/13/20 McKnight's Long Term Care News
JAMDA research finds quality improvement in skilled nursing

10/28/19 Skilled Nursing News
Nursing home denials raise concerns about move to Managed Medicaid

9/17/19 KALW Public Radio San Francisco
Nursing bed availability expected to worsen

9/5/19 Sacramento News & Review
Music as medicine makes impact

7/25/19 Woodland Daily Democrat
Stollwood Convalescent wins AHCA Silver award

7/24/19 McKnight's Long Term Care News
Providers can serve incapacitated residents

7/21/19 McKnight's Long Term Care News
Ninth Circuit court rules on transfer discharge case

6/23/19 San Jose Mercury News
Concerns over extended fire safety power shutdowns on elderly

6/10/19 Napa Valley Register
Major renovation underway at Yountville Veteran's Home

6/12/19 Provider Magazine
Wheels in Motion in CA for a Master Plan for Aging

3/25/19 Lompoc Record 
Country Oaks' Day of Hope Effort Earns 2019 Showcase Award

2/14/19 Provider Magazine
CAHF CEO weighs in on healthcare workforce shortage

1/24/2019 Monterey County Now
Critical shortage of caregivers drives an industry to get creative and rethink its workforce pipeline

1/8/2019 Provider Magazine
CAHF members heroic actions save lives in Paradise