Resident Health Quality » Pruitthealth - Brookhaven

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 18.6 22.9 32.9 24.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.8 5.9 6.1 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 16.9 12.8 14.9 14.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 1.4 1.2 0.9
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.6 8.2 16.9 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.8 0.7 1.3 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.9 11.1 8.2 8.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 13.4 13.7 16.7 15.1
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 64.8 66.5 59.6 63.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.5 1.5 3.6 2.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.4 1.4 1.2 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 15.0 15.8 18.4 17.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.7 10.4 9.3 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 60.0 54.3 56.4 58.3
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 99.2 98.8 95.8 96.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.0 96.9 96.9 95.3

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