Resident Health Quality » Apache Junction Health 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 31.4 20.2 36.6 28.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.6 1.8 1.8 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.0 8.7 17.0 14.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 6.1 1.6 1.4 3.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 0.0 2.1 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 9.1 9.1 5.5 7.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 16.7 20.4 16.4 16.1
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 70.6 72.0 76.8 73.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.4 0.5 1.1 0.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 12.1 13.8 14.3 13.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.2

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 25.5 28.6 24.0 24.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.1 98.1 98.1 98.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 1.8 0.0 5.5 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.4 98.2 100.0 98.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * * 56.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 5.8 2.0 3.6 3.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.2 97.8 97.4 97.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.9 91.9 91.9 93.2
  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