Resident Health Quality » Northern Dutchess Res Health Care 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 36.2 27.1 29.3 30.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 3.1 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 23.8 35.0 21.1 23.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.5 3.2 1.8 2.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 11.8 9.4 11.8 11.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.3 1.6 3.4 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.4 0.0 1.6 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 23.2 19.1 17.2 19.7
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 82.3 81.5 83.0 80.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 23.3 20.1 17.3 19.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 2.2 1.6 1.3 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 12.9 20.3 21.9 19.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 97.5 97.5 97.5 96.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.7 6.0 7.9 6.9
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 40.9 52.0 39.1 46.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 1.7 0.0 0.5

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.5 98.5 99.5 98.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.6 90.6 90.6 91.7

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