Development of an Assisted Living Consensus Instrument – Phase II

The purpose of this Task Order proposal is to support the development of an assisted living consensus instrument designed to obtain provider reported information on the services and characteristics of individual assisted living residences. Project efforts include providing technical and logistical support for consensus development activities to develop uniform data items and definitions; development of a self-administered questionnaire for providers based upon the consensus materials: development of instrument-associated data collection materials: and project documentation activities.

Principal Investigator: Sheryl Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Funding Source: Abt Associates Inc. via AHRQ

Total Project Period: 10/1/09 – 5/31/12