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 5.9 14.9 10.4 9.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.8 4.9 5.0 5.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 4.3 15.7 15.7 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.9 1.4 1.3 2.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 10.3 6.3 6.3 7.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.9 1.7 0.0 1.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.8 4.9 3.4 3.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 3.6 3.3 3.3 2.5
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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.2 11.8 12.5 9.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.5 6.2 3.2 2.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 14.6 14.8 13.2 15.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.0 97.0 100.0 98.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.1 8.2 13.8 10.3
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 8.0 8.3 13.0 10.0
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 77.5 71.6 79.4 78.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 89.8 89.8 90.0 89.9
  1. * The data for this measure is missing. 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