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Funding For:

An Empirical Investigation of Potential Manipulation in the Nursing Home Rating System


Recipient:

Niam Yaraghi, The Brookings Institution

Grant Period:

Jan 01, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

AMOUNT:

$60,712.00

Summary of the Project:

This study will examine trends and correlations in nursing homes’ self-reported measures of quality and more objective measures obtained from independent organizations to assess whether Medicare quality scores are inflated. Results will inform recommendations to improve the rating system, benefitting patients, medical providers and payers.

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