Resident Health Quality » Iron Co Medical Care Facility

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 16.6 18.8 28.1 20.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.8 5.9 7.8 6.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.9 17.0 14.9 13.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.9 2.0 6.0 4.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.3 1.7 3.4 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.0 3.4 3.7 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.8 4.2 4.2 3.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 17.4 11.7 10.6 12.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 3.0 3.5 3.0 3.1

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 74.1 76.9 77.5 77.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 17.6 15.9 16.0 16.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 2.3 5.8 4.3 3.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 22.9 18.9 18.7 20.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.8 97.8 97.8 98.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.5 8.9 6.7 8.2
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 50.9 46.4 43.1 46.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 7.9 6.7 5.9 6.5

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.5 100.0 100.0 99.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 87.8 87.8 87.8 89.7

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