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Chronic Care in Nursing Facilities
Long stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain
CMS Nursing Home Quality Initiative.
79 Long stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, United States, 2003, by
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Minimum Data Set extract. Nursing Home Resident Profile Table.
Long-term care residents with a valid target assessment.
Residents with moderate pain at least daily or horrible/excruciating pain at any frequency on the target assessment.
Excludes admission assessments and assessments with inconsistent responses regarding the measure.