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 25.8 17.3 21.7 21.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.4 4.7 5.7 5.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.2 11.3 14.6 15.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.9 5.3 3.9 4.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 6.9 4.3 4.8 5.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 5.8 4.7 2.9 4.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 6.5 3.6 4.0 5.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 18.6 25.6 21.8 21.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 2.4 3.0 2.3 2.5

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 83.8 90.8 97.1 89.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.6 0.0 2.1 1.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 27.1 26.0 19.0 24.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.9 0.9 0.0 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 26.5 24.0 24.9 25.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 93.4 93.4 93.4 94.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.9 8.3 5.1 8.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.2 100.0 100.0 99.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 45.9 44.8 52.5 49.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 3.8 6.7 8.6 6.7

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 96.8 96.0 97.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 84.5 84.5 84.5 85.3

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