TITLE

Nursing homes becoming fewer and larger

AUTHOR(S)
Schwartz, Ronald M.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Mar97, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the increase in the number of nursing homes in America due to growth in home health care based on the survey released by Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). 1985-1995 survey report; Comments of American Health Care Association spokesperson David Kyllo on the indicated growth.
ACCESSION #
9704162250

 

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