Case mix and outcomes of nursing home patients. The importance of prior nursing home care and admission from home versus hospital.

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The authors compared the personal characteristics, measures of functional status/case mix, and discharge outcomes of nursing home patients admitted to skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) in 1984 for the first time (first admissions) to those of patients with a prior history of nursing home care (readmissions). Compared to first admissions, readmitted patients… (More)

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