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 21.6 19.2 14.8 19.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.9 6.6 7.7 5.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 11.1 12.9 6.3 10.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.3 3.0 3.9 4.9
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.4 1.9 6.9 4.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.3 1.4 3.9 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 12.5 11.3 12.2 11.8
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 78.4 68.8 67.9 73.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 19.6 19.4 15.3 15.4
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 1.3 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 30.6 31.9 41.7 34.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.7 98.7 100.0 99.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.3 8.2 9.1 9.0
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 20.8 25.0 23.8 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 97.2 97.1 98.5 93.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.2 94.2 98.5 96.1

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