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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 * * * 15.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 4.3 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 9.1 4.8 * 9.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers * * * 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 4.0 9.1 4.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 14.8 16.0 17.4 16.5
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 * * 91.3 84.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * 0.0 0.0 0.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.0 3.3 2.9 3.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 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 8.0 4.3 4.8 5.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 92.0 96.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 11.1 8.0 4.5 10.4
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 8.0 4.8 3.2

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 97.2 97.6 98.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine * * 95.1 87.7
  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