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 26.8 23.0 18.9 23.9
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 5.9 4.0 5.8 5.5
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 27.1 21.3 22.0 23.0
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.7 1.9 1.9 2.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 7.6 5.3 7.1 6.1
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4.1 2.0 1.4 2.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 2.2 4.9 3.4 3.7
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 26.6 28.3 30.1 27.8
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.2

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 69.3 80.6 81.4 77.6
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.4
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.9 11.0 11.3 8.1
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 29.0 26.2 31.6 30.8
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.2 5.7 6.0 5.0
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 98.4 100.0 99.6
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 60.5 52.9 62.1 58.9
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 98.4 98.4 98.4 97.7
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 90.3 90.3 90.3 89.9

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.

About Quality Measures

References

  1. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/Data/Long-Stay-Residents.html
  2. http://www.medicare.gov/NursingHomeCompare/Data/Short-Stay-Residents.html