Evaluation of the Foundation's Teaching Nurse Home Program

The Foundation's Teaching Nursing Home Program was designed to establish affiliations between schools of nursing and nursing homes in order to improve care for elderly persons with chronic health problems and to provide settings for clinical service, education and service.This grant supports the start up of the evaluation of the Foundation's Teaching Nursing Home Program. The aim of the evaluation is to determine the impact of the Program on clinical outcomes, functional capacity, use of inpatient hospital services, and overall costs. The evaluation will be jointly funded by the Health Care Financing Administration.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $751,338.00

Awarded on: 10/20/1983

Time frame: 11/1/1983 - 3/31/1988

Grant Number: 6439


University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center

4300 East 9th Avenue
Denver, 80262-0001

Andrew M. Kramer
Project Director


Peter W. Shaughnessy
Project Director