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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 6.3 11.5 4.3 6.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.3 2.4 2.5 2.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 3.1 4.6 7.7 6.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 5.8 0.0 2.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.7 0.0 1.8 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.8 0.0 1.3 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 2.9 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.2

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 66.2 53.2 57.7 61.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.2 1.9 5.4 3.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.2 5.1 5.0 3.8
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 39.2 39.7 38.7 38.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.8 3.8 2.6 4.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 27.3 23.3 23.4 24.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.4 1.3 0.0 0.7

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.4 91.4 91.4 91.4

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