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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 13.6 6.8 6.5 7.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.9 0.0 0.9 0.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 13.5 10.3 11.0 9.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.5 2.0 0.0 4.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.8 1.9 4.8 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 15.1 13.5 14.6 14.7
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 * * * 81.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 4.5 3.7 5.0 3.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 3.5 1.2 0.0 1.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 14.7 15.2 20.6 16.6
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 4.6 2.9 4.8 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.2 96.2 97.2 97.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 26.8 20.0 23.4 22.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 57.9 59.1 53.8 62.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 69.2 69.2 69.2 70.7
  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