Resident Health Quality » Autumn Care of Drexel

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 3.2 6.6 14.8 7.4
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 2.5 2.5 5.2 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.3 6.8 17.4 14.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.8 5.6 5.9 5.3
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.4 11.9 10.7 8.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.8 3.7 0.0 1.7
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 15.4 8.8 7.8 9.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 13.3 13.0 16.0 14.3
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 70.3 70.0 63.7 68.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 4.5 3.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 18.3 14.7 11.0 13.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.9 0.9 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 31.6 34.7 37.5 36.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.6 88.5 88.5 90.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.8 5.0 6.5 5.4
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 44.4 50.0 54.1 53.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 94.4 95.7 96.9 96.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 93.1 88.0 88.0 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