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 13.4 8.5 20.0 17.8
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.2 1.9 2.4 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 12.7 3.4 7.1 7.9
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 11.1 11.3 15.8 12.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.4 2.4 2.5 2.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.0 1.3 3.0 2.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 9.2 7.3 5.9 7.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.5

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 67.6 71.0 66.2 69.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 1.4 0.7 1.3 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 0.8 0.6 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 8.6 10.8 10.9 10.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.1 96.1 96.1 94.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 9.9 6.3 5.4 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.4 98.8 98.2 98.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 40.5 40.4 39.1 36.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 23.6 4.9 8.6 9.8

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 84.6 87.8 80.8 82.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 79.4 79.4 79.4 75.6

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