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 31.1 25.6 34.0 28.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 3.4 3.5 2.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 14.1 19.4 22.4 20.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 8.6 10.2 6.1 6.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 13.0 3.6 1.8 7.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.2 0.0 1.2 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 17.9 27.8 20.8 22.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.3

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 58.2 60.2 48.3 57.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.2 5.5 7.8 5.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 10.8 15.2 9.4 11.4
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.2

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 31.3 23.2 22.2 23.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 92.9 92.9 95.6 94.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 6.7 10.2 9.5 11.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 38.2 36.4 34.1 35.5
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 30.4 17.4 18.2 22.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 2.7 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 40.7 38.6 39.4 39.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 60.6 60.6 60.6 60.6

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