The Commonwealth Fund Connection

The Commonwealth Fund Connection is a roundup of recent Fund publications, charts, multimedia, and other timely content. 

  • July 29, 2011 Issue

The Influence of Nurse Staffing Levels on Quality of Care in Nursing Homes

This Commonwealth Fund-supported study in the Gerontologist finds that by increasing nurse staffing hours, nursing homes may be able to lower their deficiency scores, raise their quality of care, and improve their marketability.