Resident Health Quality » La Estancia Nursing and Rehabilitation 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 14.9 14.2 21.4 18.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.5 7.0 8.1 8.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 1.2 2.4 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.8 9.3 13.0 12.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.2 1.3 0.0 1.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.2 7.3 1.2 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 19.5 16.0 17.1 17.9

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 56.7 61.2 67.6 61.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 1.2 2.9 1.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 16.3 8.0 8.8 10.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 11.5 12.0 9.1 11.8
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 2.6 8.2 4.0 5.3
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 52.6 57.5 69.0 60.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.3 0.0 2.5 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.0 96.0 96.0 96.0
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.6 98.9 99.1 99.2

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