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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 9.0 7.6 9.3 9.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 9.6 8.2 3.2 5.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 8.9 13.5 13.0 12.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.9 7.7 6.4 7.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.2 7.4 1.9 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.9 1.7 1.5 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.9 0.0 3.2 2.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 15.7 19.7 16.1 17.5
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 74.7 58.0 47.8 57.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.2 1.8 3.6 2.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 18.4 23.2 18.4 19.4
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 24.4 23.1 21.8 21.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.5 98.5 92.9 95.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 2.0 4.9 3.2 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 98.4 97.5
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 25.0 33.3 29.4 32.8
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 97.9 87.3 69.3 76.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.0 99.0 56.8 77.8

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