Resident Health Quality » Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

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 15.1 20.4 17.1 16.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.9 3.1 4.3 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.5 18.8 16.3 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.0 1.9 1.9 2.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.7 6.3 6.4 7.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.7 2.9 2.8 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.9 3.2 7.7 4.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 5.1 5.6 7.0 6.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.0 1.0 3.3 2.0

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 51.4 51.1 59.4 54.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.9 1.3 2.3 2.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 13.4 11.6 15.5 16.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 1.3 0.9 0.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 25.0 27.2 35.6 29.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.2 98.2 98.0 98.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 6.7 10.5 6.6 6.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.0 99.0 98.9 99.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 47.4 59.3 74.2 62.8
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 98.7 99.5 99.2 99.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.0 90.0 90.3 90.1

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