Briefly Noted

• The Skilled Nursing & Subacute Facility Database was recently released by the Center for Healthcare Information (CHI; Newport Beach, CA), and it includes information on more than 17,000 facilities. Up to 90 data elements, including location, services offered, patient statistics, types of treatments, and staffing counts, are available on each facility. The database is available on diskette and in a table format for specific metropolitan areas.