Resident Health Quality » Good Samaritan Society - Cheyenne County

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 * * * 12.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 4.3 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 25.0 18.2 13.0 15.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 17.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers * * * 9.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.8 3.5 0.0 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 4.3 0.0 0.0 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 4.5 4.3 3.3
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 * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * * 13.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 36.4
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 1.6

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 13.6 9.1 13.0 12.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 87.0 94.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 0.0 4.8 4.3 5.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 91.3 86.4 87.0 87.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder * * * 39.6
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 * * * 43.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine * * * 20.0
  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