Resident Health Quality » Lexington Health Care and Rehabilitation, Inc

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 13.3 14.2 14.6 13.2
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 11.4 7.5 9.3 9.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 4.4 4.3 2.8 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.9 1.7 0.0 0.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 7.5 7.3 2.4 4.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 15.7 10.8 18.6 15.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained 1.2 1.2 0.0 0.6

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 65.0 62.9 67.8 67.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 3.1 3.1 1.4 1.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 3.6 4.8 3.6 5.3
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.5

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 58.2 61.7 67.1 61.7
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 98.9 98.9 98.9 98.9
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 5.0 6.1 8.2 6.3
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 63.4 63.6 69.8 65.5
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 94.2 93.5 92.5 93.9
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 74.0 74.0 74.0 79.2

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