Resident Health Quality » Life Care Center of Scottsdale

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 * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * ** **
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained * * ** **

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 76.5 86.5 89.8 85.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 16.5 8.5 6.1 8.8
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine ** ** ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine * * ** **
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * ** **
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms * * ** **

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 92.8 92.9 97.2 95.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 95.9 96.1
  1. * The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.
  2. ** 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