Resident Health Quality » Saint Elizabeth Home East Greenwich

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 16.8 22.6 49.6 30.7
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 6.6 8.2 6.7 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 10.5 9.9 29.5 18.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.9 2.5 2.3 3.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.1 4.8 4.8 6.4
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.9 1.9 1.8 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 3.4 1.2 2.2 2.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 22.0 24.7 24.7 24.1
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 72.7 75.8 85.8 80.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 19.2 19.3 17.5 19.9
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.4 1.2 1.6 1.3

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 20.0 13.7 20.3 18.4
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 98.9 97.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.4 15.7 5.6 8.6
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 96.7 90.6 100.0 96.5
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 47.8 38.1 33.3 37.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.8

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 82.1 79.9 85.7 83.5
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.6 91.6 93.0 92.3

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