Identification of registered nursing care of residents in English nursing homes using the Minimum Data Set Resident Assessment Instrument and Resource Utilisation Groups version III – MDS/RAI – RUG-III

Identification of registered nursing care of residents in English nursing homes using the Minimum Data Set Resident Assessment Instrument and Resource Utilisation Groups version III – MDS/RAI – RUG-III – Author Abstract

Iain Carpenter

Aim: to determine if a combination of Minimum Data Set/Resident Assessment Instrument (MDS/RAI) assessment variables and the Resource Utilisation Groups version III (RUG-III) case-mix system could be used as a method of identifying and reimbursing registered nursing care needs in long-term care.

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