Resident Health Quality » Ditmas Park Care 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 7.6 23.3 12.3 14.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 5.5 11.7 7.1 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 16.5 15.0 17.3 14.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.6 2.9 3.8 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.3 2.7 3.1 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 15.2 15.6 13.5 13.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.9 2.7 1.9 1.9

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 65.1 65.0 66.9 66.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.0 0.9 1.7 1.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.5 0.9 0.0 0.4
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.8 0.9 0.5 0.7

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 13.3 11.9 9.6 10.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.9 98.9 96.1 97.5
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.8 9.6 12.6 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.8 99.3 99.4 98.7
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 35.4 43.2 36.2 38.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 4.3 28.9 7.9 16.0

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 77.7 86.1 85.0 83.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 71.7 71.7 79.4 75.7

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