Resident Health Quality » Northern Dutchess R Healthcare Facility Inc

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 19.1 19.3 24.0 24.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.1 1.4 0.0 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 20.0 13.1 13.8 17.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.5 0.0 1.4 1.7
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 14.9 14.8 15.8 14.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 3.4 4.1 4.3 4.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.6 0.0 1.4 1.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 10.9 12.7 16.4 15.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.6 1.4 0.0 0.7

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 83.5 76.0 75.2 79.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 2.1 2.2 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 22.4 22.7 21.7 22.5
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.4 1.2 3.0 1.7

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 23.3 20.6 19.4 18.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 97.5 98.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.9 11.3 4.1 7.9
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 50.0 * 45.5 47.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 2.8 2.1 0.0 1.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.4 99.0 99.0 99.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.4 99.4 90.5 94.9
  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