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 34.0 16.3 30.1 27.3
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.4 2.4 1.1 2.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 26.9 21.0 34.1 27.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.3 8.9 7.9 8.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 15.3 13.3 3.4 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.8 0.6 0.0 0.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 16.7 16.3 18.3 17.9
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 68.6 72.4 70.8 71.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.7 4.2 2.4 2.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 10.7 14.1 20.7 15.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 36.1 36.9 34.9 36.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.4 93.4 93.4 93.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 14.6 11.8 3.5 8.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 61.4 68.2 70.1 70.7
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 50.0 50.0 51.4 51.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 18.8 20.0 8.6 15.1

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 61.2 67.9 69.1 65.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 65.2 65.2 65.2 63.9

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