Resident Health Quality » Palm Gardens Health and Rehabilitation, LLC

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 10.7 9.5 21.5 13.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.4
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 8.9 10.9 10.9 10.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.8 3.0 2.5 2.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.1 6.5 10.6 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.4 1.1 1.0 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 11.3 3.3 6.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 20.8 15.9 20.6 18.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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 61.9 81.1 85.5 78.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 1.4 1.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.1 3.2 5.7 4.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 0.3 0.0 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 30.2 32.3 24.6 28.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 98.5 99.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 1.9 4.8 6.6 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.3 95.3 100.0 97.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * * 55.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 23.3 32.1 35.9 30.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 16.1 16.1 32.0 24.0
  1. * The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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