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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 6.3 17.0 22.3 14.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.5 7.1 14.0 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.9 8.4 8.4 9.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 14.3 10.7 10.3 9.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 9.1 10.9 13.0 9.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 19.0 20.5 20.5 20.6
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 * * * 67.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * * 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 23.5
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 15.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 19.0 25.0 25.6 22.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.8 93.8 93.8 94.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 2.3 2.2 4.3 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 40.7 33.3 30.8 36.9
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 100.0 * * 95.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine * * * 86.4
  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