Resident Health Quality » Elms Haven 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 14.8 15.8 6.9 12.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.3 3.5 3.4 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.6 15.1 8.8 9.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.7 6.8 11.0 9.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.6 2.6 1.9 2.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 6.9 4.1 2.3 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.2 16.3 16.4 16.5
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 72.1 67.5 58.0 67.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.2 0.0 0.0 1.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 26.0 15.5 17.6 20.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 13.9 15.2 14.8 14.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.4 97.4 97.4 98.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.5 6.5 9.7 7.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.8 100.0 99.4 99.3
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 36.4 44.4 48.9 43.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 12.3 15.2 5.4 10.3

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 87.8 94.3 97.6 93.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 85.2 85.2 85.2 85.9

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