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 13.0 7.6 8.1 9.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.5 2.9 3.6 3.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 16.7 13.0 12.7 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 4.0 4.4 2.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 1.0 6.1 1.0 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.7 1.9 2.0 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.5 7.2 4.3 4.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.8 15.2 17.3 17.1
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 44.8 52.9 66.0 56.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.8 2.3 0.0 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 6.7 10.8 11.0 7.7
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 31.4 33.9 30.7 32.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 13.4 14.5 4.3 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.8 97.1 95.7 96.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 31.0 35.3 32.3 36.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 72.2 81.9 88.6 82.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 73.0 73.0 73.0 73.0

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