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Are bigger nursing homes better?

Norton, Edward (2015) Are bigger nursing homes better? LSE Health and Social Care (18 Jun 2015). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Larger nursing homes appear to have lower mortality than smaller facilities. It is well known that larger homes tend to be lower cost, so we can ask whether economies of scale translate somehow into better quality. Is nursing home size related to quality of care?

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/healthandsocialcare/
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Sets: Collections > Health and Social Care at LSE Blog
Date Deposited: 17 May 2017 08:24
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2019 00:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/77343

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