Strategies to Keep Consumers Needing Long-Term Care in the Community and Out of Nursing Facilities
In recent years states have been trying to shift resources from institutional to home and community based long-term care services. This report examines “transition” and “diversion” policies and practices in eight states. It provides a sense of what state Medicaid programs are doing or could be doing to promote diversion.
Executive Summary (.pdf)
also of interest
- Nursing Facilities, Staffing, Residents and Facility Deficiencies, 2009 Through 2014
- Proposed Rule on Medicaid Managed Care: A Summary of Major Provisions
- Medicaid Balancing Incentive Program: A Survey of Participating States
- Reading the Stars: Nursing Home Quality Star Ratings, Nationally and by State