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 19.1 15.2 9.5 14.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.4 2.3 1.4 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 13.9 10.4 9.8 13.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.5 8.3 7.9 6.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.6 3.0 5.1 4.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 1.5 2.2 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 25.0 25.4 26.4 25.7
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 69.2 66.3 73.3 72.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 4.8 2.8 1.3 3.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.6 1.2 3.4 2.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 35.1 35.7 35.2 35.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 71.7 71.7 71.7 71.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.8 9.9 9.5 8.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 33.6 38.9 46.0 41.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 46.7 37.7 38.3 43.2
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 56.3 68.9 73.2 67.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 59.2 59.2 59.2 62.5

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