Assisted Living Community Measures (v2023A)
Posted: 09/12/2022
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Release Notes:
Data Element
Version 2023A

Name:Number of Direct Care Staff Positions
Collected For: ALC-05
Definition:Number of direct care staff positions/ employees who were employed on the last day of the month, per month.
Question:What was the total number of direct care staff positions/employees who were employed on the last day of this month?
Format:
Length:3
Type:Numeric
Occurs:1
Allowable Values:

0-199
Notes for Abstraction:
  • Direct care staff positions include registered nurse (RN), licensed practical nurse (LPN), and aides that are both certified and not certified (e.g. CNA).
  • Count only direct care staff who were employed on the last day of this month.
  • Unless most staff in the category are contract staff, only report traditional employment; otherwise include both contract and traditional employment.
  • Count all direct care staff regardless of full-time or part-time status (submit only whole numbers).
Suggested Data Sources:
Additional Notes:
Guidelines for Abstraction:
Inclusion Exclusion
None None

Number of Direct Care Staff Positions
Assisted Living Community Measures (v2023A)
Discharges 01-01-23 (1Q23) through 06-30-23 (2Q23)

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