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Direct Support Staff Turnover Study

This study is an evaluation of the Impact of Welfare and Institution Code Section 4681.4 (rate increase) on direct support staff turnover in California's community care facilities for people with developmental disabilities.

January 2002 - Year Two Summary (PDF)
This report summarizes findings from two years of data collection, which began with the first rate increase in January, 1999, and ended with the second and final rate increase, which was implemented in January, 2000.

June 2001 - Year One Summary (PDF)
This report summarizes findings from the first year.
 
 
Last Updated: 10/23/2007