Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, hospices, home health providers, and a rehabilitation therapy business. Its skilled nursing facilities provide specialty care, such as chemotherapy, enteral/parenteral nutrition, tracheotomy care, and ventilator care, as well as offers various services, including room and board, special nutritional programs, social services, recreational activities, and related healthcare and other services. These skilled nursing facilities include Express Recovery, a unit that provides skilled nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for patients recovering from conditions, such as joint replacement surgery, and cardiac and respiratory ailments. The company’s assisted living facilities offer residential accommodations, activities, meals, security, housekeeping, and assistance in the activities of daily living to seniors who are independent or who require some support, but not the level of nursing care provided in a skilled nursing facility. Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc. also offers ancillary services, such as physical, occupational, and speech therapy, as well as rehabilitation therapy services to third-party skilled nursing operators. In addition, the company provides hospice services comprising palliative and clinical care, education, and counseling with a focus on the physical, spiritual, and psychosocial needs of terminally ill individuals and their families. As of December 31, 2011, it owned or leased 74 skilled nursing and 23 assisted living facilities comprising 10,495 licensed beds in California, Kansas, Texas, Nevada, Missouri, New Mexico, Iowa, and Nebraska. Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc. is based in Foothill Ranch, California.