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 17.3 21.7 20.1 18.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.7 5.7 4.7 5.0
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 11.3 14.6 19.7 13.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.3 3.9 3.7 4.2
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.3 4.8 4.3 4.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.7 2.9 3.1 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.6 4.0 6.6 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 25.6 21.8 19.0 21.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 3.0 2.3 2.4 2.6

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 90.8 97.1 85.3 87.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.1 2.0 1.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 26.0 19.0 23.9 21.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.9 0.0 1.1 1.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 24.0 24.9 24.7 24.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 93.4 93.4 97.8 95.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.3 5.1 11.4 8.5
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 44.8 52.5 54.2 50.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 6.7 8.6 7.6 7.7

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.8 96.0 97.6 97.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 84.5 84.5 87.8 86.1

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