Resident Health Quality » Fall River Healthcare

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 17.0 11.3 22.7 15.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.5 1.5 2.2 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 18.7 12.5 19.7 19.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.3 1.9 4.6 2.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.6 0.0 2.0 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.5 1.0 2.0 1.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.7 1.5 0.7 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 23.7 22.5 22.8 22.3
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 78.3 71.7 63.7 65.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.5 1.3 2.8 1.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 14.7 16.9 10.0 13.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 30.0 28.8 33.1 30.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 88.8 88.8 88.8 87.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.1 3.8 3.0 4.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 81.0 85.0 87.6 83.5
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 56.4 49.1 44.6 47.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.6 1.6 3.2 1.8

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 58.5 62.8 44.5 46.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 55.1 55.1 55.1 51.8

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