Resident Health Quality » Alamo Heights Health and Rehabilitation Center

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 29.4 33.5 31.9 33.6
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury 8.3 7.4 4.3 5.9
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased 33.3 26.0 18.3 22.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 5.0 8.1 3.1 4.8
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers 3.5 5.6 3.8 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 0.6 0.6 1.2 1.0
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection 5.0 3.3 0.9 3.2
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication 25.2 21.8 27.2 24.9
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 32.0 55.3 44.1 43.3
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication 2.5 7.3 6.1 4.2
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain 4.2 10.0 5.0 5.0
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Additional Quality Measures - Long Stay Residents [1]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication 38.7 43.7 50.5 45.1
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 89.6 89.6 91.6 90.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight 3.4 5.8 2.7 3.9
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 91.7 92.6 94.8 94.1
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder 69.7 78.9 76.3 74.6
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms 4.5 0.9 1.9 2.3

Additional Quality Measures - Short Stay Residents [2]

Q1 Q2 Q3 Avg
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine 62.5 66.7 86.5 79.1
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine 86.4 86.4 78.4 82.2

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