Home-and community-based alternatives to nursing homes: services and costs to maintain nursing home eligible individuals at home.

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This study analyzes home- and community-based services (HCBS) use patterns and determines the costs of purchasing in-home services comparable to those offered by SCAN(R), a Social HMO. METHODS. Administrative data on 8,229 nursing home certifiable members were used to profile use patterns; a telephone survey gathered data on the market value of these… (More)

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@article{Schwab2003HomeandCA, title={Home-and community-based alternatives to nursing homes: services and costs to maintain nursing home eligible individuals at home.}, author={Timothy C Schwab and Kwan-Moon Leung and Eve Gelb and Ying-ying Meng and Jodi Cohn}, journal={Journal of aging and health}, year={2003}, volume={15 2}, pages={353-70} }