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RAND Labor and Population
RAND is engaged in developing and supporting the use of quality measures by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
This report evaluates the Nursing Home Connection, a demonstration project that tested the use of nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) to improve quality of care in nursing homes. The section on methods describes the matched sampl...
Presents data on the current nursing home situation, including descriptions of the homes themselves and the patients housed therein. The growth of the nursing home industry has made it a significant part of the medical care scene today. Its increasin...