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Texas Nursing Home Workforce: A Crisis Affecting the Quality of Long Term Care

April 1, 2018

This report finds that high turnover and limited workforce availability have caused a crisis in nursing home care in Texas. It recommends higher reimbursement rates to better equip nursing homes to attract staff.

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Key Takeaways

Nursing home reimbursement rates in Texas are among the lowest in the country.
Nursing homes face immense staffing challenges.
High reimbursement rates are needed to address the workforce crisis in Texas.

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