Resident Health Quality » West Caldwell Cc

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 12.3 10.3 8.2 10.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.0 2.6 0.0 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 3.5 8.0 5.3 4.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.5 1.2 1.1 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 8.8 8.1 8.8 8.1
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 28.5 22.9 40.3 43.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.9 6.4 2.6 3.2
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 1.1 1.1 0.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 7.6 7.0 9.2 9.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.3 7.8 7.4 7.2
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 11.5 14.0 15.0 12.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.6 98.6 98.6 98.6

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