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 13.5 14.4 16.6 15.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1.8 0.9 1.3 1.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 22.3 19.1 25.0 21.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.9 0.6 0.7 0.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.9 4.1 6.4 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 2.3 2.2 3.8 3.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.9 1.3 1.3 1.0

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 52.4 63.2 78.8 65.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.5

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 27.2 24.4 23.6 24.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 2.3 5.8 5.0 4.5
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 98.8 96.9 96.9 97.2
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 62.7 58.9 63.5 62.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 23.5 19.2 2.0 11.5

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 91.3 87.3 76.4 81.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 89.1 89.1 89.1 86.1

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