Resident Health Quality » Providence Transitional 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 * * * 30.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury * * * 4.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased * * * 15.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 31.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers * * * 7.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder * * * 4.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection * * * 6.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication * * * 12.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained * * * 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 74.8 73.7 73.6 74.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.9 2.1 2.2 2.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 46.2 43.2 36.6 41.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.9 1.1 1.0 1.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication * * * 9.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight * * * 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine * * * 77.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * * 28.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms * * * 16.9

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 65.7 67.4 69.2 68.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 67.9 67.9 68.0 67.4
  1. * The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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