Resident Health Quality » Capitol Hill Healthcare 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 4.1 4.7 3.8 4.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.8 14.3 10.0 11.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.5 3.6 5.0 4.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.1 6.6 8.4 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.1 3.8 1.5 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.6 3.1 0.5 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 16.0 14.7 13.2 13.5
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 2.2 18.6 25.4 15.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.1 2.1 1.8 2.5
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 21.3 19.7 21.0 21.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.1 95.1 95.1 95.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 10.7 8.2 5.2 8.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 90.3 90.3 90.2 91.9
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 45.8 46.6 36.4 42.8
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 96.8 97.1 97.6 97.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.7

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