Resident Health Quality » Eastern Shore Rehabilitation and Health Center

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 18.6 30.2 15.3 21.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 6.7 15.9 17.5 13.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.2 15.4 3.6 8.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.4 4.4 9.5 7.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.2 0.0 5.0 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 10.0 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 28.6 24.1 19.2 23.3
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 61.5 58.7 66.0 63.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.4 5.4 4.3 4.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 40.0 37.5 28.7 32.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.1 1.2 1.8 1.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 1.8 7.5 7.4 5.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 86.7 86.7 86.7 86.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.9 6.9 3.3 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 75.4 74.2 70.5 71.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 48.1 44.0 37.9 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 82.0 79.3 44.4 61.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 79.1 79.1 79.1 79.1

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