To the nurses, CNA's, therapists, cooks, dietary aides, activity staff, maintenance teams, housekeepers, cleaning crews, social workers, laundry personnel, med techs, and administrative staff in our nursing homes—we thank you for stepping-up for Rhode Island every day. 

Your work is making a difference and saving lives.




The Rhode Island Health Care Association (RIHCA) is a non-profit trade association representing more than 80 percent of the nursing homes in Rhode Island.  We are a state affiliate of the American Healthcare Association. Our purpose is to represent, advance and advocate for the needs of our member facilities, their staff and residents to government officials, business leaders and the public.

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