Long-term care facility

What is Long-term care facility?

Long-term care facility meaning A long-term care facility (LTCF) is a facility that provides rehabilitative, restorative, and/or ongoing skilled nursing care to patients or residents in need of assistance with activities of daily living. LCTFs include nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, inpatient behavioral health facilities, and long-term chronic care hospitals.


reference: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention