2nd October 2019


What is a life care facility?

Life care is one type of Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) that provides independent living, assisted living and nursing home care. The international accreditation agency for retirement facilities, CARF, describes life care communities as CCRCs that utilize an extensive or Type A Life Care/Extensive Contract.

Likewise, people ask, what is a CCRC?

Continuing care retirement communities are retirement communities with accommodations for independent living, assisted living, and nursing home care, offering residents a continuum of care. A person can spend the rest of his life in a CCRC, moving between levels of care as needed.

What does CCRC stand for in nursing?

Continuing Care Retirement Community
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