Resident Health Quality » Valley Palms 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 2.4 19.8 21.7 15.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.5 2.7 4.1 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 6.3 10.8 18.8 14.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 10.5 2.1 8.8 7.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 12.3 18.6 21.7 18.4
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 81.4 67.9 62.7 71.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.1 2.5 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
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 30.3 27.5 34.3 28.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.8 98.8 98.8 98.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.1 5.6 8.5 6.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 98.6 99.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 53.6 58.6 46.2 51.4
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 98.6 100.0 100.0 99.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 87.3 87.3 87.3 91.3

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