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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 11.9 5.3 29.1 12.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.0 3.0 2.8 2.4
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 7.1 6.1 10.3 6.4
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 6.3 13.2 11.9 10.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.0 2.0 0.0 1.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.1 12.0 11.6 12.9
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 * * * 74.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 4.5 12.5 5.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9
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 20.6 20.0 15.1 17.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 98.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.1 9.9 6.6 6.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.0 97.0 95.3 97.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 21.7 23.8 25.0 24.9
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 66.7 63.6 74.4 72.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 78.3 78.3 78.3 76.6
  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