Resident Health Quality » Elmcrest 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 6.1 2.5 5.6 4.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 1.8 5.6 3.9 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 1.9 0.0 0.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.4 1.6 0.0 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 1.8 0.4
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 77.0 80.1 79.1 78.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 3.0 1.5
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 10.9 9.5 10.3 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.4 5.9 4.8 5.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 6.3 14.7 21.9 16.8
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 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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