Resident Health Quality » Artesian Home

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 2.6 8.5 0.0 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.5 1.9 5.8 3.8
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 1.9 8.5 4.3 5.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 7.9 7.7 8.2 7.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.4 4.0 0.0 4.6
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.3 15.4 3.8 8.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 23.5 27.7 23.4 22.9
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 * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain * * * *
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened * * * 7.7

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 25.9 26.5 28.6 28.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.7 98.2 98.2 97.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 7.0 1.9 0.0 4.2
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 57.9 69.2 63.5 62.4
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 30.4 10.0 * 23.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 4.3 2.3 0.0 2.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine * * * 40.8
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine * * * 34.5
  1. * The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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