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 3.8 5.0 5.3 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.0 10.5 7.3 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.0 3.8 5.2 4.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 8.4 7.2 6.4 7.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.5 2.3 1.8 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.5 3.4 2.5 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 13.2 10.2 11.6 11.4
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 25.4 15.7 20.6 23.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.0 2.7 2.2 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.8 2.1 3.4 2.9
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 21.0 22.3 23.1 22.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.1 95.1 97.7 96.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.2 8.3 7.5 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 90.2 96.6 96.5 94.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 36.4 42.2 44.4 41.3
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 97.6 98.0 97.2 97.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.7 95.7 96.3 96.0

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