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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Healthcare providers and public reporting of Community Living Center (CLC) quality: Investigating responses and opportunities for intervention through the PROACTIVE mixed-methods study
Principal Investigator:

Camilla B Pimentel

Location: Bedford, MA
Congressional District Code: 6
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: June 2019 - November 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: In June, 2018, VHA began public reporting of its 135 Community Living Centers’ (CLCs’) overall quality using a five-star rating system based on data from the national quality measures captured in CLC Compare. In light of the private sector’s positive experience with report cards, this is a seminal moment for stimulating measurable quality improvements in CLCs. Yet public reporting of CLC Compare data raises substantial and immediate implications for CLCs. The report cards, for exampl...

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