Resident Health Quality » Lincoln Donalson Care Centers

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 27.7 21.8 40.5 28.0
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 3.3 3.2 3.4 2.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 27.1 17.2 25.6 23.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 2.3 2.9 2.9 2.5
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 2.9 2.8 4.2 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.8
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 1.7 1.6 4.4 2.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 22.1 21.0 20.4 22.4
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 79.9 80.7 85.4 83.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.0 3.1 2.3 2.7
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 34.2 33.9 31.0 30.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 96.8 96.8 96.8 96.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 4.3 6.7 9.1 7.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 99.2 100.0 100.0 99.8
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 53.3 55.6 63.3 59.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 97.1 99.3 98.0 98.0
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.3

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