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 15.6 21.6 19.2 17.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.6 3.9 6.6 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 7.8 11.1 12.9 9.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.5 4.3 3.0 3.9
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 10.7 7.4 1.9 6.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.9 2.1 0.0 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 5.3 1.4 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 12.3 12.5 11.3 12.1
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 77.2 78.4 68.8 73.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.7 1.9 0.0 1.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 16.1 19.6 19.4 17.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 1.3 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 33.3 30.6 31.9 34.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.7 98.7 98.7 99.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 10.3 5.3 8.2 8.2
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 30.0 20.8 25.0 24.7
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 97.2 97.1 98.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.2 94.2 94.2 95.1

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