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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 5.0 7.5 4.9 7.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.0 2.8 2.0 2.4
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 6.4 8.1 13.6 9.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 17.8 13.8 15.6 15.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.8 5.5 5.5 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.3 1.8 2.4 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.0 4.7 3.0 3.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 16.0 19.0 18.6 17.4
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 * * * 66.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.6 6.5 6.9 4.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 28.3 26.5 27.6 27.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.3 1.6 0.0 0.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 38.3 39.4 35.9 36.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.8 95.8 95.8 96.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.9 8.5 8.1 7.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 87.1 86.9 84.3 86.1
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 32.4 22.2 30.3 28.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 11.5 13.1 15.1 13.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 68.8 75.9 71.7 71.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 67.9 67.9 67.9 71.1
  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