Since 1968, the staff at Antelope Valley Healthcare has been providing nursing and rehabilitative care to patients in the Lancaster, Calif. area. The hospital provides 24-hour supervision for residents, three meals a day plus snacks, special diets for diabetics, assistance with medications, activities, laundry and housekeeping services, and help with bathing, grooming, and dressing. Antelope Valley Healthcare is licensed for more than 290 beds. It provides the following programs for rehabilitative care including resident evaluation, nursing, speech therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy and social services. Antelope Valley also facilitates a restorative rehabilitation program for stroke patients working with physical therapists and the nursing staff.