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Physician Practices in Nursing Homes: Final Report

Publication Date
Aug 10, 2005

This report supplements information gathered through a review of the literature with stakeholder discussions to describe: (1) the amount, duration and scope of physician (and/or non-physician) visits to nursing homes; (2) the perceived impact of these visits; and (3) policy issues/concerns related to physician practice models in nursing homes. The report offers potential areas for future research on physician practice in nursing homes. [81 PDF pages]