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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 18.4 19.5 27.4 23.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.8 5.6 6.3 6.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.4 25.8 26.0 26.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.3 7.4 12.4 7.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.2 0.0 6.3 4.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.7 2.2 8.1 4.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 1.4 4.7 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 13.6 10.0 10.9 11.6
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 * * * *
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 * * * 6.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 3.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 27.8 29.4 29.8 28.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.9 98.9 98.9 99.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 2.6 4.3 6.3 5.9
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 47.4 34.5 34.6 38.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 7.5 11.9 7.4 10.2

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine * * * 77.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 82.4 82.4 82.4 80.5
  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