The roles of Medicaid and economic factors in the demand for nursing home care.

@article{Reschovsky1998TheRO,
  title={The roles of Medicaid and economic factors in the demand for nursing home care.},
  author={James D. Reschovsky},
  journal={Health services research},
  year={1998},
  volume={33 4 Pt 1},
  pages={787-813}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine nursing home demand, focusing on how Medicaid affects demand, the role of economic variables, and on important interactions between explanatory factors. DATA SOURCES From the 1989 National Long Term Care Survey, a nationally representative sample of community-based and institutionalized elderly persons with disabilities (N = 3,837). Survey data are merged with state- and county-level data on Medicaid policy and local market conditions. STUDY DESIGN Sample members are… CONTINUE READING