State Nursing Home Quality Improvement Programs: Site Visit and Synthesis Report. The Value of Focusing TA Visits on Quality Indicators


Maryland, Missouri, and Washington all incorporate quality indicators into their protocols. These States' use of quality indicators includes: (1) a means of targeting clinical areas of focus (Washington and Missouri); (2) a foundation for measuring how well both facilities and the technical assistance program are performing (Maryland and Missouri); and (3) a basis for facility improvement plans that can then be reviewed as part of the TA visit (Maryland).

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