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MGL c. 111, § 3
MGL c. 111, § 71
MGL c. 111, § 72
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Long-term Care Facility (LTCF) means any institution whether conducted for charity or profit that is advertised, announced or maintained for the express or implied purpose of providing four or more individuals admitted thereto with long-term resident, nursing, convalescent or rehabilitative care; supervision and care incident to old age for ambulatory persons; or retirement home care for elderly persons. Long-term care facility shall include convalescent or nursing homes, rest homes, infirmaries maintained in towns and charitable homes for the aged.