Nursing Facility Pay For Performance

The Pay-For-Performance program awards facilities who perform highly on certain quality indicators. The program has been fully-funded since 2012 and awards approximately $6 million annually.

Performance is based on the following information:

  • MDS Quality Indicators (Long Stay)
    • Physically Restrained
    • Pressure Ulcer Risk
    • Catheter Insertion
    • Urinary Tract Infection
    • Influenza Vaccination
    • Pneumonia Vaccination
  • Maryland Health Care Commission’s Family Satisfaction Survey (Completed annually)
    • Overall Care
    • Recommend the nursing facility
    • Staff and Administration
    • Care provided to residents
    • Food and meals
    • Autonomy and resident rights
    • Physical aspects of the nursing facility
  • Staff Stability and Staffing Level that meet resident needs
  • Staff Immunizations
  • Infection Control Professional(s) Staffing

 

Our procedures are guided by regulation and are approved by CMS in the Maryland State Plan.

 

For help reviewing your scoresheet, please see the our Scoresheet Guide.

 

Congratulations to Maryland's 2018 P4P Winners!

 

Top Ten Facilities Ranked by the P4P Program*

  1. ST. JOSEPH'S NURSING HOME
  2. SACRED HEART HOME
  3. HILLHAVEN NURSING CENTER
  4. FRIENDS NURSING HOME
  5. ROCKVILLE NURSING HOME
  6. COFFMAN NURSING HOME
  7. ASBURY SOLOMONS
  8. INGLESIDE AT KING FARM
  9. THE VILLAGE AT ROCKVILLE
  10. COPPER RIDGE

 

Top Ten Award Winners for P4P

  1. SACRED HEART HOME
  2. HILLHAVEN NURSING CENTER
  3. ROCKVILLE NURSING HOME
  4. COFFMAN NURSING HOME
  5. COPPER RIDGE
  6. HEBREW HOME OF GREATER WASHINGTON
  7. WESTERN MARYLAND HEALTH SYSTEM'S FROSTBURG NURSING AND REHAB CENTER
  8. CHARLOTTE HALL VETERANS HOME
  9. STELLA MARIS
  10. CITIZENS NURSING HOME OF FREDERICK COUNTY 

 

* Note that CCRCs, sanctioned facilities and facilities with under 45 beds are not eligible to receive an award; however, all facilities are ranked by the P4P program.