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There are 2 Files for this series in AAD :
Inventory of Long-Term Care Homes or Facilities With Complete or Partial Responses to Questionnaire, 1986 - 1986 (info) Search
Inventory of Long-Term Care Homes or Facilities Without Response to Questionnaire, 1986 - 1986 (info) Search
Title: Inventory of Long-Term Care Places Files, created, 1986 - 1986, documenting the period 1986 - 1986
Creator: Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health. National Center for Health Services Research and Health Care Technology Assessment. (Most Recent)
Type of Archival Materials: Data Files
Textual Records
Level of Description: Series from Record Group 510: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Other Titles: National Medical Expenditure Survey, 1987: Inventory of Long-Term Care Places Files [Public Use Tape 1]
Location: National Archives at College Park - Electronic Records, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. PHONE: 301-837-0470; FAX: 301-837-3681; EMAIL: cer@nara.gov
Inclusive Dates: 1986 - 1986
Coverage Dates: 1986 - 1986
Part of: Record Group 510: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Function and Use: The agency created this inventory to obtain a national estimate of health care expenditures and sources of medical care coverage for the institutionalized population. This data was used to address major health care policy issues.
Scope & Content Note: This series contains a comprehensive listing of long-term care facilities, including nursing homes, old age homes, personal care homes, and of facilities for the mentally handicapped in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The records with questionnaire data contain information on the facilities, their type and type of ownership, type of residents they serve, current resident population, number of beds, including the number of skilled nursing facility Medicare and Medicaid beds, annual admissions, and operational status.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted.  
General Note: This series is also referred to as Public Use Tape 1 of the series "National Medical Expenditure Survey (NMES) Files, 1987" (ARC Identifier 602167).
Finding Aid Type: Technical Information
Finding Aid Source: NARA and the National Center for Health Services Research and Health Care Technology Assessment
Extent: 2 data files, 3 electronic documentation files, and 3 linear inches of paper documentation
Index Terms
  Subjects Represented in the Archival Material
    Health
Long-term care facilities
Medicaid
Medical care
Medicare
Mentally handicapped
Nursing homes
Old age homes

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001
Telephone: 1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272