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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 11.5 4.3 4.0 5.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.4 2.5 3.6 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 4.6 7.7 8.8 6.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.8 0.0 2.9 3.9
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 1.8 1.7 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 1.3 2.4 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.9 1.4 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.2 1.3 1.2 0.9

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 53.2 57.7 72.3 67.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.9 5.4 5.6 3.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.1 5.0 1.4 5.4
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 39.7 38.7 36.4 36.9
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 2.6 7.3 4.0
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 23.3 23.4 23.9 22.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3

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 92.9

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