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​What is a Nursing Home?


A Nursing Home is a facility that provides 24-hour nursing services, including room and board to five or more unrelated persons. Usually individuals living in a nursing home require access to 24-hour nursing services due to their physical or mental condition. 



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Want to File a concern or Complaint? 

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If you have a concern or complaint, call 800-254-5164 or visit the Nursing Home Complaints page.



Regulation Information

Long-Term Care Licensure Regulations