Resident Health Quality » Heritage Place

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 20.0 21.1 2.9 17.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 4.3 4.4 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.3 7.1 4.8 8.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 22.1 20.9 14.5 16.7
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 0.0 3.2 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.1 2.2 8.9 4.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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 88.4 * 73.1 76.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.3 4.0 0.0 1.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 32.4 59.1 39.4 37.1
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 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.2 4.4 4.4 6.0
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 45.0 42.9 * 44.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 2.4 2.4 0.0 1.8

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.8 94.8 94.8 95.4
  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