N G Castle
- Differences in nursing homes with increasing and decreasing use of physical restraintsN G Castle
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
Med Care 38:1154-63. 2000..This article examines the organizational characteristics of nursing homes associated with increasing and decreasing use of physical restraints since the implementation of the Nursing Home Reform Act (NHRA) in 1991...
- Innovation in nursing homes: which facilities are the early adopters?N G Castle
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Gerontologist 41:161-72. 2001..Early adopter institutions, defined as the first 20% of facilities to adopt an innovation, are important because they subsequently facilitate the diffusion of innovations to others in the industry...
- Administrator turnover and quality of care in nursing homesN G Castle
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Gerontologist 41:757-67. 2001..This investigation serves to focus attention on nursing home administrators. I believe this study provides preliminary evidence that the turnover of administrators may have an important association with quality of care in nursing homes...