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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 15.8 8.6 22.3 15.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 7.3 2.5 0.0 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.9 18.8 10.0 14.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.1 1.8 7.5 3.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 10.0 5.0 5.3 6.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.6 7.5 13.2 11.6
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 33.4 43.5 54.6 45.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.0 14.4 17.9 12.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.3 0.6 1.2 0.9

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 12.5 9.1 6.7 8.9
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 2.5 0.0 7.9 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.6 100.0 100.0 99.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 61.5 57.1 54.2 59.8
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 96.9 94.1 95.2 96.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 94.8 95.4

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