Resident Health Quality » Diversicare of Bessemer

Used in Quality Measure Five Star Rating - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened 35.6 30.7 21.8 28.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.2 3.6 2.3 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 16.2 31.5 15.8 19.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 9.0 8.8 6.0 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.6 2.1 4.6 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.2 5.1 1.5 2.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 29.2 28.7 26.5 26.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Used in Quality Measure Five Star Rating - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function 76.2 69.9 67.9 71.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 3.1 4.4 2.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.9 2.7 4.9 4.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 33.1 32.2 33.1 32.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 79.7 79.7 79.7 77.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 6.7 5.1 5.3 6.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 23.5 27.5 32.3 30.2
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 48.4 55.7 53.1 51.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 57.5 53.7 56.9 54.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.0

Nursing homes regularly collect assessment information on all their residents using a form called the Minimum Data Set. The information collected includes the residents' health, physical functioning, mental status, and general well being. Nursing homes self-report this information to Medicare.

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References

  1. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/Data/Long-Stay-Residents.html
  2. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/Data/Short-Stay-Residents.html