Resident Health Quality » Brookside Multicare Nursing 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 25.1 19.2 18.0 19.1
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.7 3.0 3.3 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 20.2 27.4 25.7 23.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 1.2 1.2 0.6 1.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.0 5.3 2.5 4.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.4 2.7 1.2 1.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 23.5 17.7 3.3 12.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 4.0 3.0 1.2 2.3

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 70.4 53.3 49.1 55.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.9 2.6 3.4 2.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 9.0 5.6 1.2 4.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.1 0.0 1.2 0.9

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 32.2 30.5 28.7 29.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.8 3.2 5.4 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.8 99.4 99.1 99.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 59.5 60.7 63.4 61.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 26.0 36.8 27.1 28.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 92.3 91.3 94.5 92.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 89.5 89.5 89.1 89.3

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