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Pain Management

Patients with Moderate to Severe Pain in Nursing Homes
Facility-Specific Data January 2013 - December 2013

Pain Management
Percent of nursing home residents who self-report moderate to severe pain. [Note: Data is risk-adjusted.]
Note: Final Goldwater data thru 3Q13, then facility closed. Henry J. Carter opens; data applicable as of 4Q13.
Data Source: Equip for Quality (NYAHSA), based on the CMS Quality Measures.

* The more medically complex residents from Goldwater were transferred to Carter.
A Pain Performance Improvement Project/Team was started in the July - September quarter of 2013.