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National standards for the licensure of nursing home administrators: what should be sought?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2276639     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In recent years a national debate has focused on the licensure of nursing home administrators. Congress mandated licensure goals in 1970, but recently has considered eliminating the requirement that states license nursing home administrators. Data showing trends during 1977-1987 in education, internship, professional examinations, and reciprocity requirements are evaluated in this paper, and three recommendations for national standards are made.
J E Allen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Gerontologist     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0016-9013     ISO Abbreviation:  Gerontologist     Publication Date:  1990 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-03-07     Completed Date:  1991-03-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375327     Medline TA:  Gerontologist     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  650-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7400.
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MeSH Terms
Health Facility Administrators / legislation & jurisprudence,  standards*
Homes for the Aged / legislation & jurisprudence,  organization & administration*,  standards
Licensure / legislation & jurisprudence,  standards*
Nursing Homes / legislation & jurisprudence,  organization & administration*,  standards
United States
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Gerontologist. 1990 Oct;30(5):581-2   [PMID:  2276630 ]

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