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 32.9 22.5 13.4 19.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 6.1 4.0 3.0 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 14.9 15.1 9.1 13.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 16.9 9.1 6.7 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 8.2 11.2 7.0 7.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 16.7 16.7 13.3 15.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.3

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 59.6 61.1 67.1 65.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.6 3.5 2.0 2.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.2 1.2 0.6 1.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.5 0.4 0.7 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 18.4 22.6 24.7 22.0
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 9.3 10.3 11.0 10.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 99.0 100.0 99.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 56.4 62.2 65.9 62.4
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 95.8 93.6 93.5 93.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.9 96.9 96.9 95.9

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