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Title: Policy Brief. Nurse Staffing and Rural Hospital Performance Improvement (December 2010)
Abstract: This policy brief examines the effect of nurse staffing on hospital performance improvement in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services/Premier Inc. Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration project, with specific interest in whether and how this relationship differs in rural hospitals as compared to urban hospitals. It presents a short description of the study methodology including the process of care quality measures used, limitations, findings and conclusions. The brief includes a table, references, and contacts for additional information.
Inv. Code: ORHP00524
Year: 2010
Language(s): English
Size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Length: 4 pp..
Audience: Professionals, Researchers
Pub. Type: Policy Brief
Author(s): Gestur Davidson, PHD, Kathy Belk, BA, Ira Moscovice, PhD




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