Resident Health Quality » Foothills 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 23.4 23.6 35.9 30.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.6 4.3 5.3 4.4
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 28.6 24.0 37.3 28.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 13.3 10.7 10.5 8.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.4 6.5 6.5 6.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.2 4.1 4.6 3.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 7.9 8.7 2.7 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 12.0 6.8 5.6 8.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.7

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 61.7 71.6 74.3 69.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 3.0 4.8 3.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 18.8 18.2 30.5 24.2
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 51.8 38.9 34.8 39.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.2 99.2 98.4 98.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.0 1.8 4.5 2.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 94.8 91.2 95.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 54.2 57.7 51.9 58.7
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 94.9 84.3 75.9 77.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 92.7 92.7 79.3 85.0

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