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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), previously known as the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), is a federal agency within the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) that administers the Medicare program and works in partnership with state governments to administer Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and health insurance portability standards.

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Nursing Home Compare

The data that is used by the Nursing Home Compare tool can be downloaded for public use. This functionality is primarily used by health policy researchers and the media. Demographic data is refreshed monthly while quality measures are refreshed the first month of each quarter. In order to ease the downloading process, the data have been divided into 5 separate databases. About the Nursing Home About the Nursing Home Inspection Results About the Nursing Home Residents About the Nursing Home Staff About the Nursing Home Ratings.

Source: dnav.cms.gov

Data and Resources

FieldValue
Publisher
Modified
2015-12-16
Release Date
2008-01-01
Frequency
Monthly
Homepage URL
Identifier
342
License
Contact Name
Health Data Initiative
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
POD Theme
Medicare
Bureau Code
009:38 - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Program Code
009:000 - Department of Health and Human Services - (Primary Program Not Available)
Data Quality
True
Harvested from dnav.cms.gov
Harvest Source Titlednav.cms.gov
Harvest Source URIhttps://dnav.cms.gov/api/healthdata
Last Harvest PerformedTue, 09/22/2020 - 02:54