Resident Health Quality » Piedmont Health Care 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 28.5 15.6 21.6 21.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.7 2.6 3.9 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 6.3 7.8 11.1 9.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.2 4.5 4.3 3.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.9 10.7 7.4 6.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.3 1.9 2.1 1.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.7 0.0 5.3 2.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 11.6 12.3 12.5 11.9
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 71.6 77.2 78.4 74.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.7 3.7 1.9 1.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 16.0 16.1 19.6 17.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 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 31.4 33.3 30.6 31.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.7 98.7 98.7 98.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.2 10.3 5.3 8.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 19.0 30.0 20.8 23.6
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 100.0 100.0 97.2 98.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.2 94.2 94.2 94.2

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