Resident Health Quality » Lynbrook Restorative Therapy and Nursing

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 9.1 4.2 12.9 11.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.1 2.3 4.3 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 4.7 2.5 4.9 3.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 10.0 12.9 9.4 11.1
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 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 13.3 9.8 6.8 8.6
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 93.2 94.8 98.3 95.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.1 3.3 1.4 2.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.2 2.4 0.6 3.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.6 0.6 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 18.8 15.9 19.1 16.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.3 6.8 8.5 6.5
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 33.3 * * 27.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 7.1 0.0 1.7

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 99.5 99.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 88.4 88.4 93.2 90.8
  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