Resident Health Quality » Hiawatha 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 23.8 27.1 9.2 21.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.9 4.8 1.2 3.4
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.8 8.1 11.8 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 7.3 5.9 5.9 6.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.8 5.4 2.9 5.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.9 4.4 4.4 5.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.9 4.8 6.2 4.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 18.3 14.5 17.1 16.6
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 86.8 81.3 74.2 78.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 14.3 19.5 22.9 17.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.4 0.4 0.5 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 17.3 14.6 13.4 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.0 94.0 94.0 94.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.8 8.4 2.5 7.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 98.8 97.6 98.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 54.2 65.4 65.4 61.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.1 97.6 99.4 98.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 63.1 63.1 63.1 69.3

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