Resident Health Quality » Mission Arch Center

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 17.1 25.4 23.3 23.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 4.2 6.6 2.2 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 30.0 35.5 44.0 35.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 16.8 11.9 14.4 13.9
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 5.7 8.2 3.1 6.3
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.8 5.3 4.4 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.1 1.1 2.3 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 19.5 16.9 15.5 17.1
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 72.8 89.7 89.3 78.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.6 1.9 0.0 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 31.7 20.3 16.1 21.5
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.0 1.1 0.0 0.6

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 45.1 38.6 37.5 39.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 89.5 89.5 89.5 90.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.6 13.5 14.8 11.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 64.2 67.0 53.3 57.7
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 35.3 32.3 42.9 41.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 1.2 10.7 11.9 10.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 69.8 35.9 13.2 48.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 72.5 72.5 72.5 71.2

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