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 8.2 9.9 6.7 7.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.8 3.9 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 5.3 1.8 3.4 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 2.1 1.0 0.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 1.1 2.2 2.1 1.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 8.8 7.0 9.2 8.4
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 40.3 77.1 81.3 70.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.6 1.5 0.0 0.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.1 0.5 0.5 0.5

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 9.2 12.6 10.7 10.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.4 8.3 9.5 7.8
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 15.0 9.8 13.5 13.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.7 0.8 0.8 1.3

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 99.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.6 98.6 98.6 98.7

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