Resident Health Quality » Wedgewood Care Center

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 10.5 37.1 10.2 15.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 8.3 9.1 3.6 5.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 26.3 31.9 8.5 18.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.2 1.6 2.8 2.7
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 18.8 12.9 6.9 12.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.8 0.0 0.0 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 15.5 3.6 11.1 8.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 5.0 3.6 3.7 4.0
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 * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.3 11.8 8.9 8.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 2.6 0.0 0.0 1.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 15.8 14.9 10.2 13.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.3 97.0 97.0 96.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 10.3 7.3 13.0 9.9
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 ** ** 4.3 5.0
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 91.8 86.4 87.7 85.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 71.9 89.8 89.8 85.1
  1. * The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.
  2. ** The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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