TITLE

FLEEING THE 'HOME.'

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
FoodService Director;12/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses a decline in the number of nursing home residents in the U.S. from 1995 to 2004. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, the number of nursing home residents per 1,000 people aged 85 and older has dropped 26.6 percent in a decade. By contrast, reports "Provider Magazine," the number of people living in the 20 largest assisted living centers increased by 16 percent in 2006 alone.
ACCESSION #
28005799

 

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