Measuring the Quality of Long-term Care
The measurement and reporting of quality of care for nursing homes, home health agencies, and hospice care has expanded in recent years, largely due to efforts by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
This section reviews measures of quality for nursing homes, home health agencies, and hospice services and suggests where and how you can get information about the measures.
- Examples of Nursing Home Quality Measures for Consumers
- Major Nursing Home Measurement Sets and Databases