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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 22.3 10.3 18.5 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 14.0 8.9 10.9 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 8.4 15.1 12.8 11.1
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 10.3 3.3 0.0 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.4 2.3 0.0 1.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 13.0 4.3 6.3 5.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 20.5 22.2 21.7 21.1
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 * * ** *
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * ** *
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 20.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 19.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 25.6 22.2 19.6 22.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 93.8 93.8 93.8 94.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.3 2.1 4.2 4.3
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 30.8 42.3 42.3 39.4
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 * * * 94.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine * * * 84.2
  1. * The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.
  2. ** The data for this measure is missing. 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