Resident Health Quality » Diversicare of Pell City

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 25.5 18.1 20.5 18.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 7.1 6.2 5.2 5.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 29.7 1.9 8.3 13.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.4 2.7 1.6 1.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 20.4 16.3 7.9 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.4 0.0 0.0 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.7 6.2 5.2 6.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 18.2 11.7 10.9 13.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.4 1.5 1.7 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 66.0 74.6 61.9 62.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.5 1.5 2.8 2.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.9 4.5 5.1 4.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 30.8 26.7 24.1 26.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 85.5 85.5 98.5 91.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.3 12.3 15.5 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 95.7 98.5 100.0 98.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 25.9 31.0 23.1 24.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.6 0.0 1.9 0.9

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 93.3 95.8 98.2 96.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 85.4 85.4 97.3 91.0

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