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 8.1 8.0 9.8 11.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.6 2.2 3.6 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.7 15.9 16.2 14.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.4 1.0 1.0 1.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 1.0 2.2 3.2 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.0 1.3 1.2 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.3 3.7 6.5 4.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 17.3 21.1 22.2 19.5
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 66.0 61.7 63.2 62.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.1 2.8 1.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 11.0 1.5 0.0 4.5
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 30.7 35.0 33.3 33.5
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 4.3 8.9 7.9 6.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 95.7 94.9 95.7 95.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 32.3 46.9 44.8 45.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.2

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 88.6 86.8 87.7 86.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 73.0 73.0 84.4 77.8

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