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 13.7 11.0 17.1 17.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.0 4.2 1.1 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.9 19.3 9.4 14.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 11.4 6.0 2.6 5.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.2 1.1 2.5 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 6.0 3.2 3.4 4.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 7.4 7.9 5.7 7.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 3.0 2.1 1.1 1.6

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 56.2 51.9 51.1 53.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.9 2.1 2.0 1.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 22.0 16.7 8.7 13.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 0.7 1.5 1.2

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 29.2 20.9 22.2 23.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.0 98.0 98.0 96.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.0 4.3 5.6 4.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.0 98.9 100.0 99.2
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 72.7 60.6 65.7 64.0
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 99.1 98.9 97.4 98.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.3 90.3 90.3 88.6

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