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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 26.1 16.0 17.6 21.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.6 5.4 6.5 5.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 22.9 11.4 24.3 21.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.2 8.5 8.5 7.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 5.0 8.6 6.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.2 2.9 4.3 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.6 0.0 4.3 3.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 11.8 14.1 15.8 13.3
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 * * * 58.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 * * 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 28.0 * 18.2 21.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 2.6 3.0 1.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 20.9 25.9 27.6 25.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.8 96.8 96.8 96.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.9 7.6 6.5 6.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.9 98.9 98.9 99.2
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 50.0 44.7 50.0 50.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 3.7 10.3 6.3 6.7

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 80.0 66.7 69.7 72.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 68.6 68.6 68.6 68.6
  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