American Health Care Association 2012 Quality Report
November 1, 2012
This annual report provides an overview of the quality of care in nursing home and skilled nursing facilities throughout the U.S., including staffing trends. The authors find that the overall care quality provided in such facilities is gradually improving as they continue to make a focused and sustained effort to improve quality. In addition to giving an overview of trends in care quality, the report devotes a section to trends in payment.