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Unformatted text preview: or she has of a longer stay. The typical nursing home resident in California is 75+, Euro-American, and female. Financed by: Medi-Cal – 68% Private pay – 23% Medicare – 8% • There are approximately 1,350 SNFs in California. • The average yearly cost in California is $72,000.00, based on a semi-private room in 2008. • The majority of California SNFs are owned by for profits or corporations (66%). The remaining facilities are either owned by nonprofits (27%) or the government (7%). • SNFs are licensed by the CA Department of Public Health, and inspected at least once per year. • If the facility is Medicare and/or Medi-Cal certified, it must also comply with federal government regulations....
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course PSYC 114 at San Jose State.