Resident Health Quality » Laurels of Sandy Creek (The)

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 26.2 21.9 20.5 22.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.6 8.5 11.7 8.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.0 13.0 11.9 14.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 12.1 13.6 22.0 13.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.0 0.0 2.5 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.5 3.6 8.3 5.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 30.4 40.4 41.2 37.6
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 73.0 56.9 61.9 65.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 22.9 36.7 25.8 26.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.1 2.2 0.0 0.9

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 50.0 42.4 43.3 41.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.6 98.6 98.5 98.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 10.9 12.7 6.7 10.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 94.6 96.6 100.0 97.9
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 40.9 47.6 25.0 34.9
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 78.3 80.9 95.5 87.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.7 95.7 94.2 94.5

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