Resident Health Quality » Mason Health Care 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 8.8 4.7 17.2 13.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 6.8 2.7 5.3 4.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.3 7.1 7.6 6.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.3 4.3 2.1 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.9 2.7 4.0 3.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 18.1 18.3 21.9 20.8
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 74.4 71.4 71.7 70.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 5.7 1.2 0.0 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 12.6 12.2 18.5 14.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.5 1.1 1.4 0.9

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 16.2 13.2 15.9 16.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 95.9 95.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.6 4.1 6.7 7.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.6 98.6 100.0 99.3
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 51.9 48.1 50.0 46.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 4.3 1.4 5.6 3.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 89.0 90.6 88.9 89.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.1 94.1 94.1 93.4

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