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 15.3 20.1 14.8 16.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.5 14.3 16.7 15.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.6 5.3 0.0 3.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 9.5 6.7 13.6 10.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 5.0 0.0 1.0 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 10.0 3.2 9.2 9.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 19.2 21.1 18.3 21.8
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 66.0 66.7 69.3 70.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 4.3 4.5 4.5 3.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 28.7 23.8 18.5 22.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.8 1.3 1.0 1.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 7.4 5.3 9.1 6.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 86.7 86.7 90.1 88.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.3 4.8 15.4 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 70.5 66.7 65.7 69.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 37.9 43.2 41.9 41.7
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 44.4 35.4 60.6 55.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 79.1 79.1 68.0 73.9

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