Resident Health Quality » Mobile Nursing 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 1.2 4.4 5.3 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.6 6.7 1.2 4.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.8 18.1 17.6 16.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 3.1 1.6 1.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.8 10.0 9.5 8.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 21.7 20.0 20.8 20.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.1 1.1 1.2 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 54.1 55.5 45.6 51.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.0 1.9 1.5 1.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 23.5 6.7 4.1 9.8
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 14.5 14.5 13.3 13.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.0 91.0 96.7 93.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 12.5 18.0 10.0 13.5
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 48.0 56.9 63.0 56.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 1.4 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 97.2 93.2 92.5 93.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 82.7 82.7 88.6 85.7

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