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Rehabilitation Dataset Directory: Dataset Profile
Dataset: Long-term Care Hospital Compare (LTCH)
|Dataset Full Name||Long-term Care Hospital Compare|
The Long-term Care Hospital (LTCH) Compare includes information on approximately 400 hospitals across the nation and provides a snapshot of the quality of care in each hospital. It contains data on long-term care hospitals based on important indicators of healthcare quality, such as the proportion of patients health care acquired conditions, falls, pressure ulcers and unplanned re-admission rates.
Note that patient level data are not available. All data are aggregated at the national, state and specific Long-term Care (LTC) Hospital level.
Long term care, Hospitals, Quality of care
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS),
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
|Health Conditions/Disability Measures|
Pressure ulcers, Catheter associated urinary tract infections, Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI)
|Measures/Outcomes of Interest|
Health complications (Healthcare-acquired conditions: falls & pressure ulcers) Effective care, Healthcare associated infections, Prevention (resident & healthcare worker flu vaccination coverage), Unplanned readmissions, Successful return to home/community, Payment & value of care, % patients with ADL assessment
Long Term Care hospitals
Approximately 400 LTC hospitals
|Unit of Observation||
Individual Long Term Hospital facility
|Data Collection Mode||
Hospital Administrative data
2016 - current
|Data Collection Frequency||
|Strengths and Limitations|
Includes all Medicare funded LTC hospitals. Allows comparisons between facilities and relative to national averages.
Limited data collected, some measures change or have been dropped over time
Only includes hospital/facility level data
|Data Access Requirements||
Public Use Dataset
View data tables:
A list of long-term care hospitals with information such as address, phone number, ownership data etc.
National data on the quality of patient care measures shown on Long-Term Care Hospital Compare.
A list of long-term care hospitals with data on the quality of patient care measures
|Similar/Related Dataset(s)||Selected Papers|
LTCH Quality Public Reporting:
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