Schedule Control and Nursing Home Quality: Exploratory Evidence of a Psychosocial Predictor of Resident Care.

@article{Hurtado2016ScheduleCA,
  title={Schedule Control and Nursing Home Quality: Exploratory Evidence of a Psychosocial Predictor of Resident Care.},
  author={David A Hurtado and Lisa F. Berkman and Orfeu M. Buxton and Cassandra A. Okechukwu},
  journal={Journal of applied gerontology : the official journal of the Southern Gerontological Society},
  year={2016},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={244-53}
}
AIM To examine whether nursing homes' quality of care was predicted by schedule control (workers' ability to decide work hours), independently of other staffing characteristics. METHOD Prospective ecological study of 30 nursing homes in New England. Schedule control was self-reported via survey in 2011-2012 (N = 1,045). Quality measures included the… CONTINUE READING