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 15.4 13.7 27.8 22.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 16.7 10.9 12.2 14.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.7 4.5 10.2 4.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.0 2.0 9.1 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 2.8 1.5 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.7 5.6 2.0 2.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 9.3 9.3 7.5 9.4
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 77.5 70.2 69.1 72.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 1.0 1.1 0.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 11.5 14.2 17.3 14.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 18.0 20.8 21.6 19.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.2 98.2 98.2 98.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 11.1 5.6 7.8 8.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 73.6 87.3
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * * 53.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.2 99.7 96.2 97.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.0 97.0 97.0 96.4
  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