Is there a link between Care Home Trading Performance and CQC rating?

A question has been raised on whether quality of care comes at a cost - do higher staff costs determine better quality of care? 

Unsurprisingly, operators that invest heavily within staff training programmes, improve staff retention by creating a good working environment and provide competitive remuneration packages, will be more successful in improving the quality of care.The analysis comprises a large data-set sample from the financial year 2016/17, which contradicts the above view to an extent.

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