Resident Health Quality » La Canada Care 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 26.5 12.2 17.8 17.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 1.7 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 8.5 14.5 15.1 10.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 8.8 10.3 13.4 11.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 1.3 1.6 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.6 1.7 0.0 1.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 19.0 14.3 13.0 14.4
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 51.9 50.0 48.2 51.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.5 1.1 0.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 18.4 17.1 11.3 16.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 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 23.3 25.9 31.5 28.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.2 97.2 97.2 97.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 6.6 6.8 5.1 5.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 68.2 83.3 60.0 67.9
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 98.4 98.9 97.2 97.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.9 97.9 97.9 97.3

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