Resident Health Quality » Merry Wood Lodge Care and Rehabilitation 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 24.8 21.2 28.9 24.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.2 1.1 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 27.8 20.8 14.1 19.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.5 0.0 1.6 0.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 12.1 8.6 4.5 7.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.8 2.1 1.9 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.4 0.0 2.2 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 23.2 26.2 28.2 26.4
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 60.6 50.4 * 56.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 7.9 7.1 0.0 5.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.5 14.7 19.2 12.6
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 15.3 20.2 25.8 22.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.6 95.6 95.6 96.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 19.1 13.5 12.9 13.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 33.3 23.9 84.0 59.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 23.3 25.9 25.0 25.0
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 39.0 28.2 47.9 40.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 60.6 60.6 60.6 61.4
  1. * The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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