Resident Health Quality » Sylacauga Health and Rehab Services

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 18.6 11.7 7.5 11.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.2 4.6 3.0 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.1 15.8 9.5 11.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.0 2.1 0.0 1.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.1 4.4 3.2 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.5 2.2 2.5 2.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.0 4.7 5.3 4.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 17.2 18.5 14.3 17.5
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 59.2 59.2 65.1 63.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.0 4.3 2.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.6 7.1 8.5 8.6
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 35.0 31.2 32.3 32.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.8 11.8 6.2 7.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 95.5 96.2 97.7 97.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 60.0 57.7 50.0 54.2
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 81.1 71.7 71.3 76.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 84.4 84.4 84.4 84.0

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