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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 13.5 15.8 8.6 15.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 8.6 7.3 2.5 4.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 3.4 12.9 18.8 11.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 2.1 1.8 2.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 20.0 10.0 5.0 9.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.3 14.6 7.5 12.3
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 29.2 33.4 43.5 39.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.3 0.5 0.0 0.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.1 5.0 14.4 9.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 20.7 12.5 9.1 12.1
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 2.9 2.5 0.0 3.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 97.6 100.0 99.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 50.0 61.5 57.1 56.0
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 96.7 96.9 94.1 95.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 95.9 95.6

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