Resident Health Quality » El Jen Convalescent Hospital and Retirement 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 14.6 13.3 18.6 17.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.3 3.2 4.7 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.5 5.6 11.5 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.2 3.2 6.0 4.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.5 6.8 5.3 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.3 2.6 4.2 3.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 7.8 4.9 8.7 8.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 25.5 25.9 26.1 26.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 4.3 3.2 6.2 4.5

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 61.1 69.5 * 67.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.4 4.5 10.3 4.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 21.5 22.6 24.4 23.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.8 1.6 1.6 1.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 21.7 30.0 30.8 26.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.5 97.5 97.5 98.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.5 1.6 3.9 3.1
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 52.6 53.8 54.4 54.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.2

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 93.0 95.9 94.5 94.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 92.6 92.6 92.6 92.6
  1. * 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