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 17.5 13.8 16.8 17.5
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.2 3.3 6.6 5.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 7.9 9.8 10.5 9.4
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.3 4.7 4.9 4.0
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.3 5.9 3.1 4.5
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 2.1 1.8 2.9 2.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.1 2.2 3.4 2.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 17.0 20.0 22.0 20.8
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 81.9 77.9 72.7 77.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 1.3 0.6 0.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 12.1 15.9 19.2 16.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.8

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 14.0 12.9 20.0 15.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 95.9 95.9 95.9 95.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 6.5 2.2 3.4 6.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 94.7 94.4 96.7 94.2
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 61.9 44.4 47.8 47.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 2.2 1.1 0.0 1.4

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 81.7 78.9 82.1 80.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 91.6 91.6 91.6 91.6

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