Absolut Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation Houghton LLC

Quality Measures

Quality Measures
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Updated June 19, 2014.

Percentages of residents who got recommended care, such as flu vaccinations, and percentages of residents who had pain, bedsores, urinary tract infections, and other care-related problems.

Long-stay preventive measures

(Higher percentages are better)

Percent of long-stay residents: This Nursing Home State Average U.S. Average
Assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine 98% 97% 94%
Assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine 97% 94% 93%

Long-stay deficiencies

(Lower percentages are better)

Percent of long-stay residents: This Nursing Home State Average U.S. Average
Experiencing one or more falls with major injury 1% 3% 3%
Who have depressive symptoms 9% 12% 6%
Who have had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder 4% 3% 3%
Who lose control of their bowels or bladder 56% 44% 44%
Who lose too much weight 1% 6% 7%
Who received an antipsychotic medication 60% 84% 82%
Who self-report moderate to severe pain 10% 6% 8%
Whose need for help with daily activities has increased 18% 14% 15%
Who were physically restrained 0% 2% 1%
With a urinary tract infection 4% 6% 6%
With pressure ulcers 8% 8% 6%

Short-stay preventive measures

(Higher percentages are better)

Percent of short-stay residents: This Nursing Home State Average U.S. Average
Assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine 0% 1% 1%
Assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine 32% 15% 19%

Short-stay deficiencies

(Lower percentages are better)

Percent of short-stay residents: This Nursing Home State Average U.S. Average
Who newly received an antipsychotic medication 57% 83% 83%
Who self-report moderate to severe pain 0% 2% 3%
With pressure ulcers that are new or worsened 35% 19% 21%

Note: Because of differences in calculation, all data may not match those shown on Nursing Home Compare, a website run by the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS has approved the U.S. News methodology.

Last updated June 19, 2014.


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