Do Services and Staffing in Residential Care Facilities Vary With Residential Needs?. 2. Research Questions

07/22/2013

This study analyzes the 2010 NSRCF to address three research questions of interest to federal and state policy makers:

  1. What are the health conditions and functional and cognitive status of RCF residents and how do they compare with those of nursing home residents? How do health conditions and functional and cognitive status of RCF residents vary by age?

  2. What services do RCFs offer, and what services do RCF residents use? Do the offer of services and their use vary with residents' health conditions and functional and cognitive status?

  3. What are facility direct care staffing levels, and do they vary with resident functional and cognitive status?

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