CareTrust REIT, Inc is a self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is primarily engaged in the ownership, acquisition and leasing of healthcare-related properties. It makes investments in healthcare-related real estate assets. The Company's real estate portfolio consists of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), SNF Campuses, assisted living facilities (ALFs) and independent living facilities (ILFs). SNFs are licensed healthcare facilities that provide restorative, rehabilitative and nursing care for people not requiring the treatment available at acute care hospitals. Its treatment programs include physical, occupational, speech, respiratory and other therapies, including sub-acute clinical protocols, such as wound care and intravenous drug treatment.