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 3.9 10.9 15.3 8.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.4 1.1 3.5 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 21.6 14.5 19.4 17.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.4 8.1 12.3 9.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 1.2 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 20.0 20.0 19.3 19.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.2 2.2 3.5 2.4

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 51.7 45.9 42.2 43.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 6.6 6.7 4.4 4.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.7 0.4 0.5 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 10.5 12.7 6.9 11.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 13.3 10.0 3.5 9.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 96.7 95.3 96.7
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 59.3 61.9 54.4 56.3
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 92.5 96.0 95.0 95.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 88.6 88.6 88.6 89.2

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