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 40.4 * * 34.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.6 2.6 1.7 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 27.8 42.9 22.6 27.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 2.6 4.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.9 5.2 6.3 5.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.5 0.8 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 7.7 10.3 8.8 9.7
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 67.7 62.8 59.7 61.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.8 0.0 1.4 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 26.8 16.9 12.0 19.1
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 31.8 34.2 37.3 35.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.4 98.4 98.4 98.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 1.9 5.2 2.6 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.3 91.3 93.9 93.9
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 70.4 56.0 48.0 55.7
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 64.1 57.5 77.0 72.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 79.3 79.3 79.3 83.2
  1. * 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