MHCA was founded in 1949 on the premise that its members have a moral obligation to the residents we serve. Therefore, the end result we seek in all our efforts is to improve the quality of care and life of the residents of Missouri's facilities through advocacy for full funding and fair and effective regulations.
We are a nonprofit professional trade organization of licensed, long term health care facilities, residential care facilities and assisted living facilities, as well as persons in allied professions and business and persons, firms, or corporations interested in the advancement of the aims of this organization.
Effective representation to Missouri lawmakers and federal agencies;
Online discussion forums, committee involvement and access to colleagues through online membership directory;
Educational opportunities to help you maintain your professional certifications;
Communications to keep our members updated on legislative and regulatory issues.