Coronavirus resources

Click here for COVID-19 coronavirus information related to the long-term care profession.


A Voice For Long-Term Care

Founded in 1947, the Tennessee Health Care Association is dedicated to helping maintain the high standards of licensed long-term care facilities in the Volunteer State. Members of THCA and its organization for assisted living facilities, the Tennessee Center for Assisted Living, include nearly 400 facilities with a combined total of more than 35,000 patients. Members include nursing homes of all types – privately-owned, government operated and nonprofit – as well as assisted care living facilities.

News & Highlights

Upcoming education

Reserve your 2022 trade show exhibit space

Click here to view a current 2022 floorplan and reserve your exhibit space at the 2022 THCA/TNCAL Convention & Trade Show.

TEDS information

Nursing facilities click here  for a list of facilities in each of the three implementation groups for the new Tennessee Eligibility Determination System

Emergency preparedness resources

Click here  for a list of coalitions statewide that hold regular meetings about health care emergency preparedness in their regions.

For Members: Gero nurse prep

THCA is partnering with the American Health Care Association on a gerontological nurse training program designed specifically for registered nurses working in long-term care. Click here  for details.

For Members: Level-of-Care Requirement Form

THCA has developed a form for members to use to document the effects of changes to level-of-care criteria for long-term care services. Click here to access the form.

For THCA members: The reports are in

THCA has concluded its review of two facility surveys completed between Feb. 18-March 28. Read the reports »