FLEEING THE 'HOME.'
- Nation's nursing homes have fewer residents, beds: study. Bakshis, Brett // McKnight's Long-Term Care News;Jul2009, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p4
The article presents the National Nursing Home Survey: 2004 Overview which found a significant decline in the number of nursing home beds and nursing home residents in the U.S. between 1999 and 2004. The survey indicated that the number of nursing home beds during the period declined to 1.7...
- Availability of assisted living reduces occupancy in nursing homes. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);May2012, Vol. 12 Issue 20, p2
The article reports on the 10 percent hike in capacity for assisted living caused a 1.4 percent in occupancy among private-pay patients in nursing homes, which was concluded after analyzing data from 13 assisted living residences in the U.S.
- National Center for Health Statistics data line. Sirken, Monroe G. // Public Health Reports;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 105 Issue 5, p538
Reports on developments related to the US National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) as of September 1990. Includes the design of survey questionnaires for improving data on health topics; Release of NCHS publications.
- New NCHS publications. Ramirez, Sharon; Summerour, Paula // Public Health Reports;May/Jun91, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p346
Presents National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)'s publications.
- Data users conference. // Public Health Reports;May/Jun94, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p450
Informs on the 1994 biennial National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Data Users Conference which will be held July 20-22 at Bethesda, Maryland. Number of workshops planned; Exhibits of data on diskette and CD-ROMs.
- Health promotion and disease prevention progress report. // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p790
Presents a report from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the progress on the nations' health. Highlights of the report; Infant mortality rate; NCHS update on marriage statistics; Teen birth.
- CDC needs topics for national nutrition examination survey. // Nation's Health;Jul94, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p19
Informs that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics is asking for suggestions for topics to be considered in the process of planning for the next National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
- Most adults shun exercise during leisure time. // Nation's Health;Jun/Jul2002, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p29
Focuses on the report 'Leisure-Time Physical Activity Among Adults: United States, 1997-98,' from the U.S. National Center for Health Statistics. Percentage of adults in the U.S. that are not active in their leisure time; Findings in the report that contributed to a person's activity level.
- New NCHS initiatives expand data collection and analysis roles. Smith, Sandra // Public Health Reports;Jan/Feb94, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p143
Reports that the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has begun an extensive review and modification of its health survey activities to increase the availability of the health data it provides. Future directions of the NCHS; Discussion of AIDS-related behaviors and HIV testing; Negative...