Registered nurse staffing mix and quality of care in nursing homes: a longitudinal analysis.

@article{Kim2009RegisteredNS,
  title={Registered nurse staffing mix and quality of care in nursing homes: a longitudinal analysis.},
  author={Hongsoo Kim and Charlene M Harrington and William Harvey Greene},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={81-90}
}
PURPOSE To examine the relationship between registered nurse (RN) staffing mix and quality of nursing home care measured by regulatory violations. DESIGN AND METHODS A retrospective panel data study (1999-2003) of 2 groups of California freestanding nursing homes. One group was 201 nursing homes that consistently met the state's minimum standard for total nurse staffing level over the 5-year period. The other was 210 nursing homes that consistently failed to meet the standard over the period… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 46 references

The infl uence of staffi ng characteristics on quality of care in nursing homes

  • M. E. Dellefi eld
  • Health Services Research
  • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…