Resident Health Quality » Hearthstone of Northern Nevada

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 35.9 18.6 15.0 23.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 11.9 10.5 13.4 11.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.4 2.7 1.3 4.6
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.2 1.7 1.7 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.0 4.7 6.3 4.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.4 0.0 0.0 1.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 8.5 7.4 7.5 8.5
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 57.6 64.1 65.4 64.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.1 4.0 6.4 4.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 41.9 29.7 21.8 23.8
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.8 0.7 0.0 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 25.0 25.4 32.4 28.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 83.5 83.5 83.5 83.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 2.8 4.4 1.5 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 77.8 78.3 87.1 84.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 66.7 * * 63.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 5.2 6.0 8.3 6.2

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 78.2 86.1 81.6 82.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 73.9 73.9 73.9 76.4
  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