NevadaState Snapshot for Chronic Kidney Disease

In this comparison, the NHQR quality measures for Nevada for the most recent data year and the baseline year are compared to the average of all States.

Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Ratio of observed deaths to expected deaths among Medicare hemodialysis patients 2015 1.02 Average 2000 1.21 Worse than Average
Patients with treated chronic kidney failure who received a transplant within 3 years of date of renal failure 2011 12.8 Average 2000 22.0 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
End stage renal disease (ESRD) patients who saw a nephrologist at least 12 months prior to initiation of renal replacement therapy, age 18 and over 2014 25.0 Worse than Average 2005 26.4 Average
Dialysis patients who were registered on a waiting list for transplantation 2014 9.30 Worse than Average 2000 17.9 Average