NationalChronic Care Quality Measures Trend Over Time
Trending information is available for NHQR quality measures with at least four years of data. The time span can vary across measures. Trends are only reported as improving or worsening if the average annual percent change is at least one percent and statistically significant.
|Measure||Average Annual Percent Change|
|Composite measure: Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received all four recommended services for diabetes in the calendar year (two or more hemoglobin A1c measurement, dilated eye examination, foot examination, and flu vaccination)|
|Composite: People age 12 and over who needed treatment for illicit drug use or an alcohol problem and who received such treatment at a specialty facility in the last 12 months|
|Adults age 18 and over with diagnosed diabetes with hemoglobin A1c more than 9.0%|
|Adults age 18 and over with diagnosed diabetes whose LDL cholesterol is under control|