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The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted long-standing issues of understaffing and insufficient care delivery in nursing homes. On February 28, 2022, the Biden Administration announced it would be implementing a minimum staffing standard for nursing homes and increasing scrutiny on corporate owned nursing homes. This report analyzes federal data regarding nursing home staffing levels and how it effects residents' outcomes.
Populations:Aging/Older Adults; Caregivers; Direct Care Workforce
Keywords:Nursing Facility Transition
National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/73823