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Using Big Data to Address the Growing Health Care Worker Shortage
9/26/2017

Using Big Data to Address the Growing Health Care Worker Shortage

One of the significant problems looming over long-term care (LTC) facilities is the growing issue of worker shortage. Turnover rates range from 55% to 75% for nurses and aides and sometimes even over 100% for aides. Addressing the issue with implementable solutions is vital, as staff ratios and retention are one of the critical benchmarks measured in the mandated Five-Star Quality Rating.