Guides & Articles on Care Facilities

Healthcare Facilities

A physician's guide to treatment venues and healthcare facilities

Health care consumers are faced with many decisions concerning the various types of healthcare facilities and venues in which they can access quality healthcare. As a physician, it is important to offer your patients a variety of treatment setting options such as local health clinics, private healthcare centers or physician-owned private healthcare facilities, which provide a wide...


Long Term Care Facilities Organizations

Expand your business contacts through long term care facilities organizations

Long term care facilities associations offer an abundance of business opportunities and positive exposure for your business. In addition to the industry members of the long term care associations, you will have opportunities to meet and get to know other members of the nursing home associations, including business leaders that support the long term care organizations.Affiliation...


Making the Most of Residential Mental Health Facilities

Reap the benefits of mental health residential facilities

Whether you are considering residential psychiatric facilities for a child, adolescent, adult or mature adult, know that a patient stay lasts three days, 30 days or more depending upon the needs of the patient and doctor recommendations. These facilities have staff on duty 24 hours a day for safety and intense therapeutic help, so that the patient becomes a productive, functioning...


Residential Mental Health Facilities Basics

Learn when it is necessary to use residential mental health facilities

Mental health residential facilities are places for inpatient treatment, typically a campus or facility, for serious emotional and behavioral disorders. At these facilities, food, shelter, counseling, and 24-hour staff are part of the provisions for intensive therapeutic treatment. Residential psychiatric facilities provide care for children, adolescents, adults and mature adults...


Residential Mental Health Facilities in US States Key Terms

Knowledge of mental health terminology allows one to find the appropriate resources for others

Residential mental health facilities, some focusing only on those under the age of 18, provide constant supervision to individuals. Types of residential mental health facilities include those operated by the State and those privately owned and operated.Residential mental health facilities offer a variety of treatment programs. One's individual needs determine what type of...