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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 * * * 11.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.3 3.0 3.4 2.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 8.0 11.1 8.3 9.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers * * * 1.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.4 3.9 0.0 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 10.0 9.1 6.9 10.1
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 * * * 77.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * * 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * 2.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 * 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 6.7 6.3 3.7 6.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.6 100.0 100.0 97.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 10.0 6.1 13.8 10.1
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 * * * 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.8

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 * 95.0 97.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 * * 78.3
  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