What Do 1,000 Nursing Homes (and Counting) Have In Common?

Journal of the American Medical Directors Association

Therapeutic Areas [BES]

October 20, 2022

From the publication: "It is widely known that the evidence base supporting treatment decisions for older nursing home residents is scant  ... This resource has transformed geriatric pharmacoepidemiology, long-term care policy evaluations, and more recently facilitated large-scale cluster randomized trials of nursing home-based interventions."


The LTC Data Cooperative is a shared vision to transform nursing home care and was formed by Exponent, the National Institute on Aging, the American Health Care Association, and Brown University School of Public Health.

Initially developed to mitigate COVID-19 outbreaks in nursing homes, the LTC Data Cooperative now encompasses public health surveillance, healthcare operations, and research.