Nursing Home

The CAHPS Nursing Home Surveys include three separate instruments. Two of the surveys ask current and former residents about their experiences in the nursing home. The third one asks families of residents about their experiences with the nursing home.

Read About the Nursing Home Surveys

The Nursing Home Surveys include standardized questionnaires for adults who have been residents of a nursing home and their families. Multiple versions of the Nursing Home Surveys are available to meet different needs:

Get Nursing Home Surveys and Instructions

You can download the following documents for the Nursing Home Surveys:

  • The questionnaires for residents and families.
  • SAS®-based analysis programs and instructions for analyzing survey results.
  • Guidance on reporting survey results.
Page last reviewed March 2016
Page originally created March 2012
Internet Citation: Nursing Home. Content last reviewed March 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cahps/surveys-guidance/nh/index.html