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Green House: Flexible, low-cost funding available

June 4, 2013

Provider – American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living

Posits that many nursing home providers would like to make their facilities more person-centered, but lack the money to do so. The author, the senior director of the Green House Project, describes the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s effort to upgrade these cash-strapped nursing homes. The facilities must serve populations that are at least two-fifths Medicaid. The article cites several ways Green Houses better serve consumers, including the use of consistent assignment and self-managed work teams.

 

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Farrell, David
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