Resident Health Quality » Fort Smith Health 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 17.0 16.8 30.8 23.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.7 4.5 4.6 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 19.4 18.2 19.6 19.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.6 0.9 0.9 1.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.4 3.3 11.9 5.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 1.8 2.3 1.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.9 0.9 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 35.4 38.8 37.5 36.9
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 * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * * 17.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 9.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 4.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 37.1 45.7 41.3 41.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 85.2 85.3 85.3 88.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.1 98.2 98.2 98.9
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 31.7 31.4 29.1 31.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 5.9 3.2 3.0 4.2

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine * * * 73.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 54.5 54.5 54.5 62.4
  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