Resident Health Quality » Carrier Mills Nursing & Rehab Center

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 15.7 12.1 19.0 15.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.7 11.0 9.2 8.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.4 9.9 9.3 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 4.9 14.4 8.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.3 6.3 1.6 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 5.7 5.8 6.8 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 21.7 19.8 14.5 16.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 24.7 26.0 23.9 23.6
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 * * 66.0 61.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 2.9 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.2 15.8 23.9 18.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.0 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 45.9 46.9 45.3 44.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.0 96.0 96.0 96.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.2 12.3 0.0 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 98.7 98.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 56.4 68.4 68.6 65.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 49.3 41.2 55.6 44.1

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 85.0 78.8 75.4 77.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 71.0 71.0 71.0 69.4
  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