Resident Health Quality » Altercare of Louisville Center for Rehab & Nursing Care

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 25.6 21.6 18.5 20.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 2.8 3.1 1.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 17.0 20.0 18.2 15.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 0.0 1.8 6.1 2.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 1.9 6.1 2.8 3.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.4 4.3 4.6 4.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 12.1 11.6 3.2 8.1
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 73.3 63.6 78.3 75.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.8 0.0 1.4 1.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.0 4.7 2.5 3.6
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 24.5 21.7 12.3 18.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 94.1 94.1 97.3 95.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 8.6 5.7 6.2 6.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 94.9 98.6 100.0 98.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 55.0 61.5 51.6 55.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 5.2 6.1 6.6 7.5

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 91.4 92.8 84.2 88.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 88.3 88.3 90.2 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